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RE: Wrapping tepee cover - Magnus Forsberg - 2016-11-15

(2016-11-14, 18:48)Philippe Hurbain Wrote: A canvas tend to be flat...

I don't understand this.
It is always possible to roll a flat sheet, of any shape, into a perfect cone. I don't see why it has to look like this. I'd expect the top corner to follow the yellow arrow, and not extend in a tangential direction. Is the canvas very stiff, and don't want to be rolled up?

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And maybe that corner is a tiny bit to long? If I look at pictures of a flattened canvas, it looks to be symmetrical.

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RE: Wrapping tepee cover - Philippe Hurbain - 2016-11-15

(2016-11-15, 16:38)Magnus Forsberg Wrote:
(2016-11-14, 18:48)Philippe Hurbain Wrote: A canvas tend to be flat...

I don't understand this.
It is always possible to roll a flat sheet, of any shape, into a perfect cone. I don't see why it has to look like this. I'd expect the top corner to follow the yellow arrow, and not extend in a tangential direction. Is the canvas very stiff, and don't want to be rolled up?
LEGO canvas are generally rather stiff, and look at a real world tepee! Wink
Quote:And maybe that corner is a tiny bit to long? If I look at pictures of a flattened canvas, it looks to be symmetrical.
Mmhhh... yeah, perhaps a tad too wide on that side.


RE: Wrapping tepee cover - Willy Tschager - 2016-11-16

(2016-11-15, 16:06)Philippe Hurbain Wrote: Hole of the day...
I think it looks better with the slightly curved door.

Fine from my side. Submit. What about the name. "Cloth" or "canvas"?

w.


RE: Wrapping tepee cover - Philippe Hurbain - 2016-11-16

(2016-11-16, 8:32)Willy Tschager Wrote:
(2016-11-15, 16:06)Philippe Hurbain Wrote: Hole of the day...
I think it looks better with the slightly curved door.

Fine from my side. Submit. What about the name. "Cloth" or "canvas"?

w.

I'd say "Canvas". Do I submit a flat version too?


RE: Wrapping tepee cover - Orion Pobursky - 2016-11-16

(2016-11-16, 8:53)Philippe Hurbain Wrote:
(2016-11-16, 8:32)Willy Tschager Wrote: Fine from my side. Submit. What about the name. "Cloth" or "canvas"?

w.

I'd say "Canvas". Do I submit a flat version too?

For consistency with other cloth/canvas parts I'd say yes.


RE: Wrapping tepee cover - Philippe Hurbain - 2016-11-20

Now on PT !

Horse pattern canves design number is 71562 (WIGWAM/CHIEF)

Buffalo head pattern canvas design number is 71426 (WIGWAM/MEDICINE MAN)