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# Creating a super elipses featurescript

Michael_Goldblatt
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Super elipses for reference: http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/VisualizingSuperellipses/

I'm trying to create a superelipses featurescript, but am having some trouble getting the shape to behave the way I want.

The two solutions I can think of are to 1) make geometry and then constrain it (so that the corner fillets are tangent to the rest of the arcs) in featurescript.

or 2) to make a sketch that will plot equations with a selected origin.

"The superellipse has parametric equations , ,

Any insight would be great.

I'm trying to create a superelipses featurescript, but am having some trouble getting the shape to behave the way I want.

The two solutions I can think of are to 1) make geometry and then constrain it (so that the corner fillets are tangent to the rest of the arcs) in featurescript.

or 2) to make a sketch that will plot equations with a selected origin.

"The superellipse has parametric equations , ,

for in the first quadrant (, ); multiplying by gives the equations for the curve in the other quadrants."

Any insight would be great.

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9933✭This is what I have:

Where the points are skPoint that I can see.

Thanks

3✭9931,031✭✭✭✭✭993Unfortunately I think having the feature user input the equation is very difficult to do for now, since we don't allow much even in the isAnything input and FS isn't great for string parsing. We will need to do a bit of work on our side to make this possible...