Option square tube

There are cylindrical tubes : Babylon.js docs

but there is no possibility of making a square tube.

Isn’t it possible to add the shape to the tube options to make a square tube?

Thank you

did you try tessellation: 4?

Tube Examples | Babylon.js Playground (babylonjs.com)


Babylon.js Playground (babylonjs.com)

or use a Ribbon.

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Tessellation 4 gives me a diamond/octaedre and not a square.

And the ribbon twists and does not stay horizontal.

What about this technic?
Origami House - tube | Babylon.js Playground (babylonjs-playground.com)

Maybe you can use extrusion:


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I’m going to try extrusion. I hope to understand how it works.

But there is no quick way to integrate a square tube into Babylon. The round tube already exists, I imagine that there must not be much to do to make a square tube. I don’t know, I don’t know much under the hood of Babylon.

This is just a square with 2 opposite sides missing, scaling takes care of the rest. I wonder if Node Geometry can handle this? Might be an excuse to play & find out.