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 Author Comment/Response Bill 09/30/08 08:27am Hi: The Mathematica 6.0.1 code below, creates a 3D plot. Clear[map, grid, R, r, u, w] map = Rasterize["\t\tTorus\t\t", "RGBColor", ImageSize -> {150, 30}]; grid = Take[Dimensions[map, 2] - 1]; R = 10; r = 2; ParametricPlot3D[{(R + r Cos[2 Pi u]) Cos[2 Pi w], -(R + r Cos[2 Pi u]) Sin[2 Pi w], r Sin[2 Pi u]}, {u, 0, 1}, {w, 0, 1}, Mesh -> Reverse[grid], MeshStyle -> None, MeshFunctions -> {#5 &, #3 &}, MeshShading -> map, PlotStyle -> White, Lighting -> "Neutral", Background -> LightCyan, Axes -> True, AxesLabel -> {"x", "y", "z"}, Boxed -> True, ViewPoint -> {-10.5, -3, 0.75}, ImageSize -> 500] It outputs a torus with the word "Torus" written on the surface upside down. I can rotate the plot upside down with the mouse for the word "Torus" to look correct, but then the z axis shows -2 on top and 2 on the bottom. I want to show the plot box, coordinate axes and axes labels in the plot in a normal right hand coordinate configuration, with the text "Torus" rightside up. How do I do that? Thanks, Bill URL: ,

 Subject (listing for 'Text on surface is upside down') Author Date Posted Text on surface is upside down Bill 09/30/08 08:27am Re: Text on surface is upside down Peter Pein 10/02/08 3:52pm Re: Re: Text on surface is upside down Bill 10/04/08 1:25pm
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