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100 Degree Cone: Geodesics 3d printed

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White Strong & Flexible
100 Degree Cone: Geodesics 3d printed
100 Degree Cone: Geodesics 3d printed

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100 Degree Cone: Geodesics

  Will arrive by Dec 23 in this material. Details
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  • 3D printed in White Strong & Flexible: White nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.
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Geodesics, or straight lines, on cones have strange properties.  For instance, geodesics can intersect themselves and there can be multiple geodesics between two points.  The 'cone' series of prints were inspired by the Geometry textbook, "Experience Geometry" by Henderson and Tamina.

  The cone angle is defined as the anlge we obtain if we cut the cone vertically and lay it out flat.  The a cone's angle determines how many times a geodesic can interesect itself.  The cone angle and the relative position of the points determines how many geodesics connect them.

This model demonstrates that a geodesic on a 180 degree cone will not intersect itself.
What's in the Box
INCM
ConeGeo180Nurb
White Strong & Flexible
Width
10.0 cm
Height
10.0 cm
Depth
8.9 cm

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