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How to make floor plans?
show user profile  cafebird
I am trying to make floor plans from my 3ds max model, but I can't figure out how to make it look right. I want it to be an orthographic line drawing, where if you had an aerial view the furniture, walls, etc. would be outlined only, no shading. I already tried changing the render preset to mental.ray.hidden.line.contours, but it only showed some of the lines, not all.

Does anyone have any idea on how to make it work? I know I can put it into autocad, but I already spent so much time making the furniture...
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11/28/2015 11:42:11 PM (last edit: 11/28/2015 11:42:11 PM)
show user profile  STRAT
Show us an example of what you're trying to achieve





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11/29/2015 1:49:46 PM (last edit: 11/29/2015 1:49:46 PM)
show user profile  cafebird
How do I get a picture onto the thread? I tried copy/paste already, and there's no upload option?
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12/1/2015 6:09:56 AM (last edit: 12/1/2015 6:09:56 AM)
show user profile  TiMoN
FAQ in the top of the page. http://www.maxforums.org/grotey/faq.html#1
posting an image.

Terribly boring signature.
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12/1/2015 9:46:43 AM (last edit: 12/1/2015 9:46:43 AM)
show user profile  STRAT
or just link a google image






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12/1/2015 10:33:21 AM (last edit: 12/1/2015 10:33:21 AM)
show user profile  Dave
Try using ink'n'paint material?




"I flew over Egypt once"

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12/1/2015 12:53:10 PM (last edit: 12/1/2015 12:53:10 PM)
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