I want to recreate the chemical structure of 1,8-cineol in chemfig. On Wikipedia it's shown like this:

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The best I can come up with is this code, with an anchor for the oxygen atom:



This results in the following picture:

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I have read chemfig's documentation about anchors, but I can't figure out how to make that second bond to the oxygen atom also a cram bond.


From the chemfig manual page 15: enter image description here

Thusadding a name and bondtype to the hook (?) can be done:



Result :

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    It is also enough to add [,{>}] after the anchor. – Kess Vargavind May 18 '19 at 10:58
  • @KessVargavind that works too, thanks for your useful addition. – Koen Vervloesem May 18 '19 at 11:14

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