Spiked Octahedron (rotated link method)

Folding instructions: Simple Edge Unit
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Paper: copy paper
Type: modular spiky balls (implies: abstract modular, abstract, geometric, mathematical object, modular, multi-sheet, spiky balls)
Author: Michał Kosmulski
Units used: Simple Edge Unit, by: Dirk Eisner, Francis Ow, Michał Kosmulski, other/uknown, Tomoko Fuse (Sonobe-like version from square paper)
Unit count: 24
Colors: multi-colored
In albums: Simple models, Modular ② — medium number of units

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This model demonstrates the rotated link connection method that can be applied to SEU units folded from square paper, which can be considered a Sonobe variant. It requires twice as many units as the other Sonobe or SEU assembly methods, but each colored patch on the finished model can be a different color whereas in other connection methods, each colored patch shares its color with another adjacent patch.