Pacific Ring Weave


#101

Ringweave dictionary:

“strip cut half rings”

It is possible to cut a ring half to produce two loops.
Butty Manufacturing calls it strip cutting. They use the TC100 machine to strip cut.
https://youtu.be/44gOqWQIc8k

I used a reciprocal saw.

This picture shows two strip cut half rings linked to each other.


#102

Ringweave dictionary:

" strip cut quoter ring"

It is possible to further cut a strip cut half ring into two half loops.
Half of the half makes a quoter.


#103

Ringweave dictionary:

“link”

Strip cut quoter rings can be linked into each other.


#104

Ringweave dictionary:

“linked line”

Multiple strip cut quoter rings can be linked into a line:


#105

Here are machines you can buy to cut tires:

Sidewall remover only $4100 :slight_smile:


#106

First part of this video shows the sidewall cutter in use.


#107

#108

Ring weave dictionary: “woven sheet”

A flat ; 2 dimensional sheet like object could be called a woven sheet.


#109

Ring weave dictionary: “quad”

The basic unit of this type of weaving seems to the four tires linked together.
I would like to call the four tires linked together a quad.

The belts of his one is made of tires that the sidewalls were removed, but he belts were not cut.


#110

Ring weave dictionary: “quad center”

The center of a quad could be called a quad center.

The number of the quad centers could be used to determine a size of a woven sheet.

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#111

Ring Weave dictionary: “quad centers in a woven sheet”

It is possible to observe quad centers in a woven sheet:

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#112

Ring weave dictionary: “holes”

It is also possible to observe holes in is a woven sheet. I would like to call them holes.

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#113

Quad centers:


#114

Hole:


#115

Ring weave dictionary: " woven tube" or just “tube”

A sheet can be woven closed to form a tube.

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#116

What would be the smallest diameter tube, practically woven, expressed in the
number of quad centers on its perimeter, using belts made out of tires?


#117

woven tube

( Computer image by Coboy Kim Cowdroy )

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( Computer image by Coboy Kim Cowdroy )


#118

woven tube:

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#119

woven tube with floaters and sinkers: (in a tank)

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#120

woven sheet ( Computer image by Coboy Kim Cowdroy )

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