[R] Creating a "simple" Radar/Spider Plot from Statgraphics

Dieter Menne dieter.menne at menne-biomed.de
Thu Jun 5 08:19:11 CEST 2008

Albert Crosby <acrosby <at> sdale.org> writes:

> I'm new to R - and trying to create a plot similiar to the spider plot at 
> http://www.statgraphics.com/eda.htm#radar .  
> I can't figure out several things... most of which I would think would be 
> straightforward....
> How can I change the lines for each series plotted instead of creating a 
> filled area?
> How can I get the labels for each of the radial axes at the outside of the 
> plot instead of on a small circle in the middle?

I have not tried it, but you might check package plotrix, and the examples on



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