Re: how draw box with open front

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg83825] Re: how draw box with open front*From*: Yves Klett <yves.klett at googlemail.com>*Date*: Sat, 1 Dec 2007 05:50:17 -0500 (EST)*References*: <fior1b$d0u$1@smc.vnet.net>

Murray Eisenberg schrieb: > In Mathematica 6, what's the best way to draw a convincing box > (rectangular parallelepiped) with an open front? > > Of course I tried Cuboid, but no matter how I try to treat the faces, it > still looks like the front is solid, too. > Hi Murray, perhaps I am missing something, but why not use a set of Polygons as faces? For example: Normal[PolyhedronData["Cube"]][[1, 1]] Most[%] // Graphics3D shows a cube with one face removed in V6. Regards, Yves

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