Octahedron (StEM, modules pointing outside)

Folding instructions: Sturdy Edge Module
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Paper: copy paper
Type: other modular polyhedron (implies: abstract modular, abstract, balls and polyhedra, geometric, mathematical object, modular balls and polyhedra, modular, multi-sheet, other polyhedra)
Author: Michał Kosmulski
Units used: Sturdy Edge Module, by: Dirk Eisner, Francis Ow, Michał Kosmulski, other/uknown, Tomoko Fuse (from square paper, modules pointing outwards)
Unit count: 12
Colors: multi-colored

Comparison of tetrahedron, cube, and two octahedra variants folded from StEM units
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This model (first from the right, top row) is compared here with some other simple polyhedra folded from the same kind of module. The two octahedra demonstrate how triangular faces can be folded with module edges pointing outwards or inwards.