Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12

Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 3d printed From www.dicecollector.com
From www.dicecollector.com
Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 3d printed From www.dicecollector.com
Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 3d printed From www.dicecollector.com
Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 3d printed
Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 3d printed
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Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 3d printed
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  • Full Color Sandstone

    Fully colored material with a coarse finish and a delicate feel.

    $8.79

About this Product

The rhombic hexecontahedron is a pretty shape; it's used as the symbol for Wolfram Alpha. It's also non-convex, so it can't be used as a die... or can it? Since it's a facetting of the regular dodecahedron, it essentially lands on five vertices which are the corners of one face of the enclosing regular dodecahedron. So with a little creative labelling, it can certainly be used as an ordinary d12.

I got my print of this, and I think my expectations were a little too high for sandstone printing. The points are so sharp and fine that the colors actually "bleed" across to other faces a little, here and there. The numbers are a little too bold and dark. The points are too pointy for using as a die, but that's really my fault. It might be a little fragile for making out of full-color sandstone, as dice need to be pretty rugged if they're being used.

Note that this print is from a long time ago, and Shapeways has improved their full-color printing once or twice since then, so later prints might turn out better.

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From www.dicecollector.com
Rhombic Hexecontahedron as d12 in Full Color Sandstone
Width Height Depth
3.242 cm 3.086 cm 2.624 cm
This model is 3D Printed in Full Color Sandstone: Fully colored material with a coarse finish and a delicate feel.
Last updated on 09/11/2014

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  • Full Color Sandstone

    Fully colored material with a coarse finish and a delicate feel.

    $8.79

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