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a surface having parabolic sections parallel to a single coordinate axis and elliptic sections perpendicular to that axis

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HyPars are now available in kits to make swords, robots, octopi and many other shapes.
Newland is based in Washington state, and his son and daughter-in-law, Isaac and Mitzi Newland, help run the business from Longmont, where HyPars are manufactured by toymakerZometool.
The wooden models of shells and hypars in this section are quite beautiful.