Types of cylinder cap triangulation

The scheme shows four types of cylinder triangulation:
  • The first example named “Star”. This is a standard triangulation method. All the edges connected to the central vertex. This approach allows conveniently selecting the edge loops and use a chamfer.
  • The “Fan” is another way of triangulation. All the edges connected to a single vertex located on the border.
  • The “Strip” connects all the vertices between each other with a zigzag line.
  • The “Wide-area” method divides the topology into triangles evenly distribute on the area. This is not a so popular way but in some situations can be useful.

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