NYC Beam Project 2020

BEACON


Updates

People
Lewis H. Latimer
Shervone Neckles
Fellows

Fundamentals
Metalworking
Electronics
Moldmaking

Prototyping
Filament
Touch Sensor 
Proximity Sensor

Plans
Technical Drawings
Latimer’s Patents

Activities

Superhero Signal Projector 
GIF Pie
Artworks
Robots


BEACON






The New York City Beam Project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
To find out more about how National Endowment for the Artsgrants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.


This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Generous support provided by Con Edison
Mark


TECHNICAL DRAWINGS




These are the working drawings to fabricate BEACON, from inside to outside.  (still in progress)




BEACON Overview



Base Overview


Base Layers


Base Layer Construction


Base Leveling Feet and Bolting Brackets


Leveling Feet and Bolting Bracket Placements


Vertical Frame Overview


Vertical Frame Layers


Vertical Frame Assembly


Vertical Frame Bolting Brackets


Vertical Frame Bolting Tabs


T-Brace


Bulb Overview


Bulb Shroud Components


Bulb Flange Components


Bulb Support and Base Components


Filament Overview


Filament Embedded Casting Detail 


Filament Steel Posts


Concrete Pad Overview


Concrete Pad - Frame