[teapot] is jaw-droppingly slow. drawing 64 of them uses 380% CPU according to load-meter.pd, cpu is 3.3GHz amd64. using [model] with a teapot.obj uses less than 5% CPU.
Pd version 0.42.6
verbose( -1):GEM: ver: 0.93.git 867c5a7 verbose( -1):GEM: compiled: Mar 26 2013
NVIDIA GTX 550Ti with proprietary drivers on Debian.
I have a teapot.obj here that I found online, but I'm not sure of its license. It has:
530 vertices 800 texture vertices 530 vertex normals 992 faces