0.00 $
 0 item(s)

Compound of cube and octahedron

Compound cube оctahedron

---. ---

Two polyhedra are like two brothers playing or fighting. They rush in a circle or rush forward. After all, polyhedra are related figures.

---. ---

A polyhedron is obtained by combining two geometric solids - an octahedron and a cube.
The use of two colors - blue for the octahedron and yellow for the cube allows you to see, then, after combining the polyhedra centers—each of the vertices counts belonging to the original polyhedron.


Compound cube оctahedron1
The edges of the octahedron and cube are as follows:
The edges of the octahedron and cube are as follows:
Compound cube оctahedron2
To create a polyhedron, use the following nets—eight pieces for the octahedron (blue) and six pieces for the cube (yellow).



Master of Technology

This article will introduce you to the technology of manufacturing geometric metal solids used by...


Studio Artemy Lebedev (makes the design for the leading search engine Yandex) was the proposed...

The most durable construction

Which geometric solid known to us has the greatest strength? Which is most resistant to external...

Polyhedra - Interior Items

Polyhedra can be an ornament to your home, creating a zest in the...

How to assemble polyhedra without glue?

So far, we have actively used glue to assemble polyhedrons from the Magic Edges sets. Moreover, we...

Why paper?

Sometimes you hear the question: “Why did you choose paper (or more precisely, design cardboard) to...

Regular Polyhedrons

There are five regular polyhedra: a tetrahedron, an octahedron, a cube (also known as a...