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@Dominic
Re: %ANMeAPs9y

@xj9 mirco/nano grids have come up before:

A major reason that "tinyhomes" often have wheels is it shifts it into a different legislative category, and the paperwork becomes much simpler or disappears all together.

Of course there are also advantages to being able to move something, having an easily movable format (such as shipping container). Then you could have a community that grew easily, even moving the entire thing to a new location.

With a big enough plastic sheet and a fan, you can just blow air into it and get an instant dome, how big the fan needs to be depends on the leaks of course. hmm, leaks would scale with respect to surface area but volume is the cube of that, hmm... A mobile home inside a bubble would be very solarpunk I think.

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@misty
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I'm in Utah. My camper is sitting on a giant rock surrounded by dirt, shrubs and short trees. I also happen to have a GIANT mound of earth just waiting to be used for #earthbag shelters. I can't build one on my own though. I figured that out. I can't get the time off work needed to do it either. Weekends are not guaranteed. I could do a 14' diameter one without a building permit. Cost? Maybe 500$ do it yourself work. ...

My friend also wants to use the giant mound of earth for a firing range or an overly elaborate root cellar. Ha. Ha. But since neither of us has the time or resources to make what we want out of that mound of earth, it just kind of sits there. I'd love to have 3 of them out here. Ok, four. One to sleep in, one for supplies, and one for a bathhouse of sorts. The fourth one would be for my friend when he realizes he DOES want one to sleep in too.

Thinking outloud -- if I had six months off, all the bills were paid during that time, I could build one out here, maybe two.

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