Beacon

 
Photo: Grant Stephens

Materials, Process and Documentation

SA Pine, Cotton Rope, 8 screw hooks

The structure was made from notched 1,2m lengths of 22X69 PAR.

100 units. 7 joists from base to apex per pyramidal form.

Initial machette formed with dry stacking of pieces of balsa wood.

Beacon was a scaled down version of a proposal for the SanClan in 2015, a 25 meter tower comprising of 10 meter 500x500 box beam sections.

Dry stacked fast assembly. Lit with 4 led battery powered disc lamps.
Stacked with thin wattle branches for the burn, old fire lighting technique, no accellerants