This "lattice" conformation of the cinqefoil knot
is obtained by connecting integer-valued coordinates in space with straight lines. This model uses 34 lattice points, but it is knot known if this is the minimal number of lattice points that could be used to make this knot.
To read more about how this knot was made and to download your own 3D-printable model, check out our Hacktastic article Knots in OpenSCAD with Sweeper
This knot model has a wire diameter of 4mm and will be 3D printed in Versitile Plastic in your choice of color, with a numerical label corresponding to its place (5_1) in the Rolfsen Knot Table
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