Octawire

by Magic
Octawire 3d printed Art Accessories Picture on the Christmas Tree
Picture on the Christmas Tree
  • White

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

    $11.90
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A wireframed octahedron. There is only one thread.

Dimensions

IN: 1.47 w x 1.47 d x 1.47 h
CM: 3.734 w x 3.734 d x 3.734 h

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Yes, it can spin, but not so well because at each vertex you have 2 points of contacts. I had no idea of the shape it would give if plunged into a bubblebath, but as I am curious, I tried. The result is... an octahedron! The only particular thing is that this octahedron is actually made of 2 identical surfaces: I cannot take a proper picture of this surface so I put a CGI rendering of an object derivated from the Octawire (and that I plan to print later) that has the same shape: see the last rendering, the blue one.
October 19, 2009, 8:21 pm
Pretty cool, I bet it spins like a top well. What shape would be created if you dip it in a bubble bath?
October 17, 2009, 7:03 pm
 
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