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#156055 - 02/23/06 11:55 AM ars combinatoria  
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This http://img238.imageshack.us/img238/8445/arscombinatoria8qp.png (excuse me while I learn HTML) is a mock-up of a file I've started on the ars combinatoria.

Does any one happen to know the name for the method used in the illustration? I think I may have heard a related term before, though more in reference to... ah... those curves produced in trigonometry using a fan of sloping straight lines.

#156056 - 02/23/06 07:19 PM Re: ars combinatoria  
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Cross hatching is the closest I can think of.

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