Gallery: Greenest Event Tent in the World Debuts at EMU Music Festival

The simplicity of the design is achieved by how the structure unfolds into a cross for the vertical supports.

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  1. Andrew Michler July 14, 2011 at 11:23 pm

    @POS We saw the tents fist hand and talked extensively to the to the designer/builder. While there are some more measures to make it bullet proof (like support for getting rain off in the middle) it looked pretty solid. I’ve been building for 17 years so have seen design fails plenty of times.
    I must admit the holes for the bamboo in the beams look like a snap waiting to happen.

  2. POS July 12, 2011 at 2:39 pm

    I saw this design and know that it would fail miserably under even moderately bad weather. If it was a true storm it would be a mess.

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