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20 May 2024 17:30:36 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Finding extents of an object  
From: Bald Eagle
Date: 16 Jun 2021 06:40:00
Message: <web.60c9d3fcdcabb5001f9dae3025979125@news.povray.org>
clipka <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:

> Just for the records: It is worthy to note that the bounding box of an
> object is not necessarily a perfect fit; depending on the type of object
> and how it has been rotated, it might be noticeably larger.

Right-o.  Always good to have that datum repeated as a refresher lest it bite
the unsuspecting.

That actually gave rise to a fair bit of exploration and learning:





and finally:

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