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TailModel

by James Steiner (Submitted: 03/12/2003)

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Super-follower model

this simulates various sinuous following behavior: e.g. chain or rubber or spring like.

the head of the "snake" wander around the world. Head controls are explained at the bottom.

spacing: the desired gap between followers and leaders

tightness: how readily the follower closes the gap with it's leader. lower means more stretchy

stiffness: defines how "stiff" the rope is, i.e. how readily a follower turns to the same angle as it's leader: higher is stiffer

The special properties of some settings are not evident in any but very long tails.

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