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Animating a sphere rolling on adjacent boxes
show user profile  jvasjvas01
I'm trying to write a script that animates a sphere "climbing" on boxes of user-defined dimensions, but I have trouble finding a way to detect changes in elevation.
Linking the sphere to a point helper attached to the surface of a box didn't work, as the sphere didn't rotate correctly while rolling from one side of the box to another.
I've considered using intersectray, but I believe that would result in instantaneous changes to the sphere's position, not giving me the "climbing" effect I'm after.
This is basically what I'm trying to accomplish:

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Any Suggestions?
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12/5/2011 6:18:33 PM (last edit: 12/5/2011 6:18:33 PM)
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