POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.binaries.images : Interlocked elliptical tori Server Time: 17 Feb 2019 21:45:57 GMT
  Interlocked elliptical tori (Message 1 to 4 of 4)  
From: Tor Olav Kristensen
Subject: Interlocked elliptical tori
Date: 15 Jan 2012 00:50:01
Message: <web.4f121f7ddfde00fbac9ece4b0@news.povray.org>
Two tori that are elliptical in more than one way.
(Made with cylinders and spheres.)

--
Tor Olav
http://subcube.com


Post a reply to this message


Attachments:
Download 'interlocked elliptical tori.jpg' (291 KB)

Preview of image 'interlocked elliptical tori.jpg'
interlocked elliptical tori.jpg


 

From: Tor Olav Kristensen
Subject: Re: Interlocked elliptical tori
Date: 20 Jan 2012 01:45:00
Message: <web.4f18c6426aba3ee9ac9ece4b0@news.povray.org>
"Tor Olav Kristensen" <tor### [at] TOBEREMOVEDgmailcom> wrote:
> Two tori that are elliptical in more than one way.
> (Made with cylinders and spheres.)

The control grids in this image, along with weights and knot vectors, are enough
to define the NURBS functions that describe the elliptical tori.

--
Tor Olav
http://subcube.com


Post a reply to this message


Attachments:
Download 'control grids.jpg' (245 KB)

Preview of image 'control grids.jpg'
control grids.jpg


 

From: Christian Froeschlin
Subject: Re: Interlocked elliptical tori
Date: 20 Jan 2012 20:06:39
Message: <4f19c94f$1@news.povray.org>
Tor Olav Kristensen wrote:

> The control grids in this image, along with weights and knot vectors, are enough
> to define the NURBS functions that describe the elliptical tori.

Nice, looks like a giant torus factory ;)


Post a reply to this message

From: Tor Olav Kristensen
Subject: Re: Interlocked elliptical tori
Date: 22 Jan 2012 23:20:01
Message: <web.4f1c99896aba3ee9ac9ece4b0@news.povray.org>
Christian Froeschlin <chr### [at] chrfrde> wrote:
> Tor Olav Kristensen wrote:
>
> > The control grids in this image, along with weights and knot vectors, are enough
> > to define the NURBS functions that describe the elliptical tori.
>
> Nice, looks like a giant torus factory ;)

That made me laugh - thank you.

--
Tor Olav
http://subcube.com


Post a reply to this message

Copyright 2003-2008 Persistence of Vision Raytracer Pty. Ltd.