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Re: 3D-Plots: Coloring edges (simple)

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  • Subject: [mg26693] Re: 3D-Plots: Coloring edges (simple)
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 00:57:05 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: Universitaet Leipzig
  • References: <943dn4$>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at


  {Cos[phi]*Sin[th],  (* x *)
   Sin[phi]*Sin[th],  (* y *)
   Cos[th],           (* z *)
   EdgeForm[Hue[phi/(2Pi)]]}, (* color *)
 {th, 0, Pi}, {phi, 0, 2Pi}]


24stoffel at wrote:
>  I need to color the edges of a 3D-Plot according
>  to a predefined ColorFunction, pretty much the
>  same way as it works for the surface itself,
>  e.g. ColorFunction->(Hue[1-#*0.45]&).
>  How can one apply this function to the edges
>  only because MeshStyle->(Hue[1-#*0.45]&)
>  or so obviously doesn't work. It certainly
>  can be done because one of the color charts
>  in the Mathematica book has a Klein bottle
>  colored like this.
>  Thanks a lot in advance.
>  Stoffel
>  Email: ch_karner at
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