Weaves applying the wrong theory.
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Karpeth

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Posted on Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:57 am
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Jackalgirl wrote:
 Karpeth wrote: It’s a manner of perspective. While the weave has a bias or slant to it, it can be reduced to following a {4.4} geometry, and for clarity, on the theoretical level, I call it peripendicular.

Okay, so one other question (I'm getting what you're saying around the edges, but I don't fully understand it): when you say "4.4" or "4.3.4", what do those numbers reference?

It’s Schläfli notation, where the Numbers are for sides and vertices and such.

{4} is a square, {4,4} is an infinite tiling of squares, as each vertex has 4 adjoining squares. A cube is {4,3}. Infinite cubes are {4,3,4}. Triangles are {3}, hexagon {6} and their infinite tilings are {3,6} and {6,3} respectively.

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Posted on Sat Jun 16, 2018 7:32 pm
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 Karpeth wrote: It’s Schläfli notation, where the Numbers are for sides and vertices and such. {4} is a square, {4,4} is an infinite tiling of squares, as each vertex has 4 adjoining squares. A cube is {4,3}. Infinite cubes are {4,3,4}. Triangles are {3}, hexagon {6} and their infinite tilings are {3,6} and {6,3} respectively.

Okee. That makes sense on the edges. Math and I are frenemies, so I'm going to have to let this percolate in the brain pan a bit. Thank you!

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