This site is full of wonderful ideas and super useful information.
Perhaps bamboo can be wrapped by fibers wound around outside of the bamboo. This could strengthen bamboo against splitting. Fiber could be fiberglass ..... sisal .... banana .
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sisal <—- sisal
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiber <—— see banana
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bamboo_textile <—- bamboo fiber
PVC & ABS PIPE
off the shelf products made from these materials are easy to use and modify. Both PVC and ABS are thermoplastics , so they can be softened , reshaped ........ or melted and remolded. They are easy to drill and machine. The scrap and shavings can be reused.
http://www.domerama.com/software/geodesic-software/ <—— open source
DOME 4.80ar.02 is a program, by Rick Bono, for creating models of geodesic domes, spheres and related models. It runs on Windows.
Geodesics Using Mathematica
see page 9.6 , 10 , 11
i will first attempt to run design software on the Raspberry Pi 4.0
Also any test tools or building controls will be based on Raspberry if possible.
https://www.wolfram.com/raspberry-pi/ <—- Mathematica is free when used on Raspberry
3RD PARTY RESEARCH RESOURCES
https://simplydifferently.org/ <=== really excellent source for alternate construction geometries.
https://simplydifferently.org/Dome <=== focused on dome geometries
HTTRACK works like a champ for copying the contents of an entire site. This tool can even grab the pieces needed to make a website with active code content work offline. I am amazed at the stuff it can replicate offline.
This program will do all you require of it.
tags : 777geodesic 777fuller 777fullerene