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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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