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Particle flow spreading
show user profile  owtdor
Any one have any idea how I can get particles to generate on a rectangular plain from one corner across to the opposite corner?
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4/24/2008 1:23:40 PM (last edit: 4/24/2008 1:23:40 PM)
show user profile  uplate
hey
you could use a greyscale map (gradient) on the plane, animated, and choose one of the greyscale options in position event, depending on where your map is in the material for plane
or a volume select and emit from selected faces (needs lots of poly's though)
sure there are other ways too
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4/24/2008 1:34:47 PM (last edit: 4/24/2008 1:34:47 PM)
show user profile  killerbee2
draw a seperate spline and use it as a position object.




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4/24/2008 6:39:12 PM (last edit: 4/24/2008 6:39:12 PM)
show user profile  owtdor
I seem to remember a tutorial on how to have the emitter start only after another object crossed over it. I just can't find where I found that info the last time. I want to use this method, but forget how.

Any ideas out there?
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4/25/2008 10:57:21 AM (last edit: 4/25/2008 10:57:21 AM)
show user profile  Dave
Sounds like Allan Mckays Particle Dispersion tutorial.

http://www.allanmckay.com/tutorials.html


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4/25/2008 11:01:07 AM (last edit: 4/25/2008 11:01:07 AM)
show user profile  killerbee2
use collision to trigger an event instead of bouncing.




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4/28/2008 2:23:35 AM (last edit: 4/28/2008 2:23:35 AM)
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