Download the program (JAR)
Java Runtime Environment (JRE) is necessary to run it
How to use the program
The program contains the model of the 5 Platonic and 13 Archimedian
solids (with their dual polyhedra), moreover the 4 regular star
polyhedra and a number of other polyhedron constructions.
Next Polyhedron – Previous Polyhedron:
Choose a model.
Moving by Random – Moving by
Toggle between moving the
polyhedron by random or by
Move the polyhedron into its
Colours On – Colours Off:
Toggle between coluor
and unicolour display modes.
– In colour
mode the program can use the colours C1,
..., C10 for displaying the faces.
– In unicolour
mode the program use only the color UC.
Edges On – Edges Off:
Switch the edge
drawing mode on or off.
The colours can be changed by pressing their buttons.
A connecting paper (in pdf):
Polyhedron modelling and symmetry groups.
proceedings of II. Magyar
Számítógépes Grafika és Geometria Konferencia
(Budapest 2003) 78–82.