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by clintonman
Today, 05:20
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

worked on some stuff, no pictures to show point to point and object to object modified to work with nurbs tested mesh origin script - it has some issues but it works so changes can come later the uv indicator has the U and V at the end of the line instead of near the front - makes it easier to see t...
by clintonman
Yesterday, 22:22
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

Thanks! Do you see any value and could you use Model's NURBS with your scripts, if I created a NURBS primtives tool for Workspace? NURBS Cylinder.png I don't think so. The NURBS coming from model side are baked down to polygon meshes in workspace and the result of workspace commands for making NURB...
by clintonman
Yesterday, 20:34
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

And if you do want to remove 25% ? Don't forget NURBS have 4 sides they're not closed even if they are folded into a cylinder shape. The only situation this would come up is from using the primitives where it's not clear where the patch starts and ends. So there are plenty of situations where you mi...
by clintonman
Yesterday, 17:19
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

trueBlue wrote:
Yesterday, 16:47
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I notice the Remove isoParm geometry from a NURBS patch is destructive at the seams
Remove ISO.png
I don't see that as a problem. If you can convince me it is a problem, I'll add an option to protect the outside boundary from deletion.
by clintonman
Yesterday, 17:10
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

NURBS to polygon mesh is in the plan. For trueSpace I don't see NURBS as the final result for most things, but as a start for polygon or maybe even subdivision surface models.
by clintonman
30 Nov 2020, 19:03
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

A sequence showing a NURBS workflow. Starts out with 2 patches that are "stitched", then welded into 1 patch, adjusted and separated out into 2 patches at the end. NURBS_stitch.jpg 2 patches before and after running the global stitch tool NURBS_arrangeUVforWeld.jpg The internal structure of the patc...
by clintonman
30 Nov 2020, 03:32
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

NURBSAlign.jpg Align handles tool From left to right: right side of the middle handle aligned to the left side, the original curve, both sides of the handle aligned align handles also works with patches handles both sides aligned is the same as changing a handle from hard corner to smooth one more ...
by clintonman
28 Nov 2020, 06:30
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

NURBS_Weld.jpg
NURBS weld patch and curve, before weld on top after weld on the bottom

Last 2 tools are working.
by clintonman
27 Nov 2020, 05:16
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

NURBS_Rebuild.jpg Rebuild patch and curve 1x1 on right rebuilt to 2x4 on the left The rebuild patch/curve tool is done. When rebuilding a curve the V count control is ignored. Only 2 ? more tools to go weld curve and weld patch. I just tested and the soft paint brush works on the NURBS control poin...
by clintonman
26 Nov 2020, 05:45
Forum: Workspace Side
Topic: New NURBS tools
Replies: 28
Views: 288

Re: New NURBS tools

NURBSshipTest2.jpg Partial results from the 3dbuzz tutorial. The caligari texture was for testing the uv map. It mostly went smoothly except at the end where the instructor group the parts together. Grouping doesn't work for these NURBS objects. Parenting also doesn't work. So these will need some ...