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**luca-deltodesco****Member**- Registered: 2006-05-05
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is it actually possible to convert these parametric equations into a cartesian equation for a torus knot.

there must be some cartesian equaiton for them, since they have a finite number of possible intersections.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:TorusKnot3D.png

for example the torus cartesian equation is:

*Last edited by luca-deltodesco (2007-03-18 04:31:31)*

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