Fused deposition modeling (FDM) works on an "additive" principle. A plastic filament is unwound from a coil and layered upon itself to create three dimensional forms. Typically this process is used in service of the precise replication of polygonal geometry.

For this project I used Javascript to generate G-Code directly in a simplified and intentionally messy way. I dispensed with the need to ever create three dimensional models and instead treated the makerbot as a drawing device. I began with a simple spiral and then added layers of complexity, tuning and experimenting with each iteration.

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