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{sketch} is a small, simple system for producing line drawings of two- or three-dimensional solid objects and scenes. Consider including the tags {3d}, {tikz-pgf} or {pstricks} to your post, depending on the functionality that you're after.

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Drawing a 3d wheel

I'm trying to create a physics illustration of a spinning wheel (see here). I can draw a "flat" sketch of a wheel as following. Are there any nice tricks to make it appear more three-...
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How to Reproduce an Ink-Type Sketch with Latex

Consider, for example, the Wikiquote photo from which, with Inkscape, I was able to produce QUESTION: Is it possible, and if so, how may I reproduce the Ink ...
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changing length of line, tikz

In the code below, I want to change the length of the bottom line- the red arrow, see image attached. I am aware how to do this in a usual line of code, but this piece of code (copied and pasted to ...
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How to Draw a Rose in Latex

Is it possible to make a reasonably simple Latex facsimile of the following rose image: The picture comes from a previously posted question on this site: How to set opacity of background picture and ...
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What are current environments for combining LaTeX/MathJAX/... and handwritten notes/sketches/drawings?

I am pretty sure there must exist by now several editing environments where you could, using touchscreen, insert any kind of scribbling into TeX-generated output (or maybe even intersperse the source ...
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Advantages of using Sketch? [closed]

I was wondering what the advantage of using Sketch is over TiKz or PStricks other than projection planes and transparency effects? I feel as though TiKz can do all the features that Sketch provides ...
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Which package for drawing 3D robot arms [duplicate]

I want to start a guide for explaining the theory behind industrial robot arms, like this one: I want to create some command for drawing a 3D schema of the robot arm. My commands should: Store in a ...
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Add sketch next to existing plot

I wanted some help to go about getting a plot similar to this: With help from this post, I was able to get the plot to left (the attached code has a different function for dy/dt), how do I go about ...
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Assistance fixing this drawing of interlocking tori using sketch/tikz

I am trying to draw an interlocking tori like this one: For this I have been looking for the web for similar images and then have tried to modify the code. So far I got to this: def torus { def ...
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Setting camera view within Sketch

I'm using sketch to generate 3D tikz graphics, but the sketch documentation is not helpful. For example, here is some sketch code: def v1 ( 0.000, 0.000, 1.000 ) def v2 ( 0.894, 0.000, 0.447 )...
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