Packed Spheres 14

Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art White Strong & Flexible
White Strong & Flexible
Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art White Strong & Flexible
Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art White Strong & Flexible
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Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art
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Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art Stainless Steel
Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art Stainless Steel
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Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art Matte Bronze Steel
Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art Matte Bronze Steel
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Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art Matte Black Steel
Packed Spheres 14 3d printed Sculptures Mathematical Art Matte Black Steel
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About this Product

This is a large model (8.3" on a side) of a close packing of 14 spheres with centers at the vertices of a stellated octahedron, which forms a cube. The spheres are each formed from 4 great circle strips which are parallel to an inscribed tetrahedron, and rotated so that the strips align with the contact points of the spheres. This was designed in Mathematica and thickened in Blender. The strips are 1.5 mm square, printable in white flexible plastic or the unpolished steels. (It is too delicate for the polishing process.)

Dimensions

IN: 8.325 w x 8.325 d x 8.325 h
CM: 21.146 w x 21.146 d x 21.146 h
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  • White Strong & Flexible

    White nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.

    $59.07
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