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good boolean solution ?
show user profile  Zman
I got this model of a complex screw I got as an SAT file.
I need to make a "square hole" in it at a certain location.

Im trying both Boolean and Pro Boolean on it and getting bad results.
Any quick suggestions ?

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3/15/2016 10:56:56 AM (last edit: 3/15/2016 10:56:56 AM)
show user profile  Nik Clark
This probably won't help, but Blender's real-time booleans are pretty good. Stil Boolean, but seems to work better than those in Max do and doesn't crash constantly. It might be worth a shot.

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3/15/2016 12:24:31 PM (last edit: 3/15/2016 12:24:31 PM)
show user profile  herfst1
I make a shape above the surface and use snapping to cut that shape onto the surface. Often quicker than boolean.
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3/15/2016 2:23:09 PM (last edit: 3/15/2016 2:23:09 PM)
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