Magnetic platonic solid toy design

Some sketches of the magnetic plexi cube toy design and photos of the prototype Platonic solid object. Material is a smoky plastic  transparent 1/4 inch plexi. Four angel cut and glued triangle shapes feature interior magnets. All shapes can be magnetically set to assemble into one big cube, as seen in photo, or various other sculptural designs. 12″x12″ 2001

Original model build out of paper, as seen in tab sketched version below. Possible future project for 3D laser / glowfordge.

 

 

plexi cube prototype

  

plexi cube in four parts

  
   
 

Calculating angle cuts for plexi

   

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