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How to create Surface finish texture symbols with TikZ?

Relate to How to create geometry tolerance symbols with TikZ? I want flexibility, adaptive control by parameter, thanks for your answer. 20160627 update start: For example \RF{a=Rz1.6,b=xx,c=xx,d=...
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Drawing an animated distorted grid

I would like to draw some kind of wraped grid with a possible animation. I split my problem into two questions, the first one being more important than the second one. For the few mathematical formula ...
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Drawing with Tikz (Physical System)

I want to draw the following in Tikz (Tikz is the way to go here right?) As I am new to Tikz, I tried do draw it by hand to see if someone here can help me. If possible, it would be nice for it to ...
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Array of rectangles filled with text and formulas

I would like to draw in LaTeX rectangles regularly spaced, 4 lines of rectangles, each line containing 2 rectangles in which I am allowed to type texts and equations. Any LaTeX code for that? ...
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Drawing a vertical line with sections

I've looked to another example but struggle to adapt it to my needs. Tikz is new to me. \begin{center} \begin{tikzpicture}[every edge/.style={shorten <=1pt, shorten >=1pt}] \draw (0,0) ...
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Please, how can I get the following drawing?

I was wondering what would be better ways to get the following diagram with tikz? Thanks The code : \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{...
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Drawing an data structure of doubly LinkedList of Arrays

I haven't been able to conjure up a solution and have searched online but found no satisfying answers on how to approach this. I need to e able to draw a doubly linked list and each node is connected ...
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asme y14.5 symbols & feature control frame

I have used LaTeX a little bit for math (one Ipython notebook assignment to be exact). I am a draftsman, I have been searching for a LaTeX library to do asme y14.5 symbols in LaTeX. I haven't found ...
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Draw background of water in cone

According to this answer I want to draw a partial background in a cone like this but it seems hard to me take the background from the code in the previous answer. then tweak it until it looks like ...
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Drawing a lattice scheme with LaTeX

How can I draw these two schemes with LaTeX?
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I would like to draw sets of points with subsets connected via colored areas, then connecting sets of such images by arrows

It is probably more of a tikz question by I will ask it nevertheless: how do you make something like this picture in latex? I need to control which ones are linked together and then draw pictures ...
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Using equations to draw in LaTeX

Is it possible to use equations to draw geometric objects like spheres or planes in LaTeX, using TikZ maybe? It may be parametrized. Thank you!
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How to draw timing wheel

i need to draw this timing wheel image in tikz. Can anyone help me? I just tried to start drawing a normal circular array image, but this isn't the result that i want. EDIT: This is my attempt: \...
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Beamer/LaTeX boxes

How I can draw docs and figures in latex (or beamer) like on picture?
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What is the closest solution to Microsoft Visio with Latex text?

I'd like to have a program where I can model diagrams like in Microsoft Visio and write math formulas in Latex on it. It would be nice to see the rendered formulas (which can be edited in some way, i....
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Recommended tools for vector drawing

I would like to draw a wind turbine to demonstrate the coordinate systems used in my calculations. A similar one as follows However I am wondering which tool would fit for this. I am beginner in ...
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Diagram in tikz

I've been trying to replicate this image , using TIKZ, but so far the results have been very bad. I'd like to know with you have tips/hints on how I should do it. Thank you!
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Please help me LaTex [closed]

All Hello?Latex2e system can draw full text of this trigonometric functions using the values?Please help me ... you ...
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How to specify the projection vector in this code? [closed]

First of all, I must admit I have no knowledge on how to draw in LaTeX, even if I would like to have, but I have had not the opportunity to study. I have the following picture of a projection of a ...
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Drawing Mechanical System with springs in tikz

I need help drawing the following systems in Latex for a paper. I am no tikz expert so it is beyond my capabilities at the moment. Any help is appreciated. This is how far I managed with the help ...
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There is a more compact way for drawing this quarter-car model?

I have written this code: \documentclass[tikz,border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \pagestyle{empty} \begin{tikzpicture} % Sprung mass \shade[top color=gray, bottom ...
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How can we draw these graphs like in this book?

Can you show me which tools we can use to draw the graphs look like in this book? (see below figure). Sorry, I don't know exactly where I can post this question.
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how do I create a border, non-rectangular, surrounding a nodes in tikz?

I have the following MWE. I would like to draw a border without including the $y_3$ (or s3 in the .tex file) -- so it would be a rectangle with its left upper corner changed so that it bypasses s3. ...
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Is exporting of the 3D drawing from GeoGebra 5 possible? [closed]

My apologies if this is an off-topic question here. I'm trying to get any export (Asymptote, TikZ or PSTricks) of the 3D drawing from GeoGebra 5.0. Once I've got some 2D drawing, everything seems ...
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How to plot a figure like the attached?

I would like to plot a figure like the attached using latex environment. I know it can be achieved using other software, such as CAD, but the figure created by LaTex looks more beautiful. Anyone can ...
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Label a triangle

How would I produce a triangle (with each side a different length) with labeled edges and angles? I'be managed to produce a triangle using pstricks, the code it \begin{pspicture}(0,-1.34)(6.8,1.34) \...
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shift draw to the left

I need to shift the draw a little bit to the left \begin{flushleft} \begin{tikzpicture}[inner sep=7pt,node distance=.8cm,every text node part/.style={align=center}] \tikzstyle{block} = [rectangle, ...
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Recreating diffraction image with TikZ

I'd like to recreate the image below of an electron beam passing through -- and being diffracted by -- a carbon target onto a curved screen using TikZ. Unfortunately it looks a bit beyond my skill ...
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Drawing a series of graphs receding into the page; TikZ

I want to draw a panel of graphs of citation networks receding into the page, as the below sketch demonstrates. In the below sketch, each blue rectangle represents a citation network at a different ...
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Nice title highlighted

I would like to construct a title highlighted by two horizontal lines look like the picture below: To add it to the front of document I have the following segement of code, for example \...
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Text halfway a line using coordinates in an axis environment

I want to denote text halfway a line in an axis environment. Here's a minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{currfile} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{pgfplots} \...
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figure 2 for Crossed Ladders Problem

I'd like to draw triangle like the following: but using the following code which produces: The code must represent the structure of the triangle, like that: \documentclass[tikz,border=2pt]{...
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figure 1 for Crossed Ladders Problem

i would like creat report for the solution of that problem http://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1124801/crossed-ladders-problem so i need to create some figurs with latex to make solution more ...
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fixing a diagram in Homework Problem Sheet

could someone make this homework problem looks good-looking here is my code \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[pass]{geometry}% just to show the page margins \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[...
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Drawing Crossed Ladders Problem

i would like to add this figure in math.stack and for my document by make it in latex How to make it looks in good-looking with different style \documentclass[tikz,border=2pt,png]{standalone} \...
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Drawing a ring of cliques in tikz-graphs

I'm about to draw a ring of cliques graph, with a custom number of nodes in the cliques and a custom number of cliques. My first solution is to use tikz-graphs to draw the cliques, but the problem ...
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How to draw Timed Hybrid Petri Nets with tex?

Reading David, René, and Hassane Alla. Discrete, continuous, and hybrid Petri nets. Springer, 2010. I wonder how can one drow such thing in TeX: This is not a retirical question - a technological ...
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TikZ: Draw angle with label between lines

How do I draw an angle with a label between two lines when the lines are not necessarily drawn in the same \draw call? I need to draw an angle with a label, theta, between the y-axis and the pendulum ...
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Technical Drawing Fill

So far I have my drawing like this: Having this code: \documentclass[14pt,letterpaper]{report} \input{Preamble} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw[double,double distance=5mm] (0,0) -...
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Drawing a 3D cylinder, and a circle shape on the x---y plane

I'm trying to draw a cylinder on the three dimensional space, and I also want its projection on the x--y plane. I found the first answer here to be very useful. I just copy-paste it to my document, ...
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Draw incline in 3D with TikZ

I need to draw an incline in 3D (triangle in 3D), I have tried to modify this example but it ends up looking wrong. Can anyone suggest how to get started with this or provide an example that's closer ...
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Rectangle between midpoints of rotated rectangles

I need to draw a rectangle between the midpoints of two rotated rectangles (shown below). How do I do this? My current code is shown below. Current code \draw[thick] (0,0) -- (6,0); \draw[thick,...
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Hypersphere inscribed within hypercube

Let's consider a hypersphere of radius r inscribed in a hypercube with sides of length 2r. Than take the ratio of the volume of the hypersphere of radius r to the hypercube with side length l = 2r. We ...
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what is a quick generic way to draw graphs (in the graph theory sense)?

I am looking for a very simple way to write a command for drawing (undirected or direct) graphs in Latex. I am aware of tikz, but it is an overkill for what I want, especially since I want the .tex ...
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radar graph in latex pleas help me [closed]

I want to delete dash line and change line that adjusted with my shape similar the below picture the code I use for drawing \psaxeslabels=none,axesstyle=polar,plotpoints=45,ticklinestyle=dashed,...
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Using tikz how to draw a wedge?

I'm working on to create illustrations for my class on Mechanics of Materials & Theory of Elasticity! I am trying to create a wedge and put arrows on plane to show the stresses acting. ...
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How to draw IMO level geometry pictures?

What would you suggest for me as I would like to learn how to draw geometric pictures appeared on mathematical competitions like IMO. For example, like this picture here:
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How to draw the following box using TikZ?

How to draw the following boxes using TikZ? EDIT (22.09.)
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how to draw a FigureEight Complement esker curve like the icon of Claymath? [closed]

the logo icon of Claymath how to draw a FigureEight Complement esker curve like the icon of Claymath? http://www.claymath.org/about-cmi/icon
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How to finish this diagram with some tiny rectangle

I already have some tikz code which is a frame structure stand for wireless network hidden problem \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepackage{array} \...