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Borromean pendant [message #48105] Wed, 09 May 2012 07:46 UTC Go to next message
avatar MindEversion  is currently offline MindEversion
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Hi all. Very Happy


http://images.shapeways.com/model/picture/640x476_410728_85469_1336549439.jpg
Re: Borromean pendant [message #48109 is a reply to message #48105 ] Wed, 09 May 2012 08:39 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar pdb  is currently offline pdb
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oh i like that one more!


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Re: Borromean pendant [message #48247 is a reply to message #48105 ] Fri, 11 May 2012 09:12 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
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Google is your friend or try this link

@Oliver, your model looks awesome!
Re: Borromean pendant [message #48279 is a reply to message #48247 ] Fri, 11 May 2012 19:02 UTC Go to previous message
avatar MindEversion  is currently offline MindEversion
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Hello all,

many thanks for your interest. Smile
i want to answer your question about this toy.

it is an minimal surface spanned between th legendary borromean rings.

minimal surface

http://www.susqu.edu/brakke/evolver/examples/periodic/period ic.html


borromean rings

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borromean_rings

and with this program you can view and explore "seifert surfaces".
http://www.win.tue.nl/~vanwijk/seifertview/

bye

oliver

 
   
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