POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.newusers : Non-touching objects seem to be touching : Re: Non-touching objects seem to be touching Server Time
3 Jul 2022 20:17:59 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Non-touching objects seem to be touching  
From: Stephen
Date: 10 Feb 2017 14:55:44
Message: <589e1ac0$1@news.povray.org>
On 2/10/2017 6:00 PM, Bald Eagle wrote:
> #declare Sleeve =
> difference {
>   cylinder {< -0.0052500000, 0.0000000000, 0.0000000000 >, < 0.0052500000,
> 0.0000000000, 0.0000000000 >, 0.0015000000*1.001}
>    cylinder {< -0.0052500000, 0.0000000000, 0.0000000000 >, < 0.0052500000,
> 0.0000000000, 0.0000000000 >, 0.0015000000}
>   texture {pigment {color Red transmit 0.99}}
>   no_shadow
> }
>
>   object {Sleeve}
>
> But I had no idea the scale was an actual factor / cause of the problem.  It
> just seemed an oddly small scale to work on, with awkward values.;)


It looks like computer generated code. So Nicki is probably working with 
the figures the machine spits out.

BTW Welcome Nicki.

-- 

Regards
     Stephen


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