Basketball Seam Pattern Designer

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The patterns of the seams on a basketball show symmetries in both the left-right and top-bottom directions. Based on this, one can design a complete seam pattern based on 1/8 of the complete pattern.


This Demonstration creates seam patterns by varying the projection in one of the coordinate planes of 1/8 of the spherical curve.


Contributed by: Erik Mahieu (October 2015)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




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