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Re: plotting question

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  • Subject: [mg28463] Re: plotting question
  • From: "Allan Hayes" <hay at>
  • Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2001 04:24:13 -0400 (EDT)
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Try the option AspectRatio

AspectRatio -> n

will scale so the picture so that height/width = n

AspectRatio ->Automatic

will give the shape as specified by the coordinates (you could say that it
scales equally in the x and y directions).

Allan Hayes
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"Julian Sweet" <jsweet at> wrote in message
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> How do I go about changing the scale on a 3D parametric plot.
> The plot appears correctly except for the amplitude is much too small
> to be able to see the variations. I corrected this by adding a scalar
> to my function, however, I should be able to correct this by rescaling
> the plot itself.
> thank you
> e-mail respoinse appreciated:  jsweet at

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