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show user profile  hermanmunster
This should be easy but I'm having problems with it. Any fast was to make a pegboard?
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8/28/2009 4:09:50 PM (last edit: 8/28/2009 4:09:50 PM)
show user profile  Jimboliah
Low poly = texture/bump
High poly = extruded splines

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8/28/2009 4:12:53 PM (last edit: 8/28/2009 4:12:53 PM)
show user profile  hermanmunster
Could you explain that a little more? Thanks.
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8/28/2009 4:14:28 PM (last edit: 8/28/2009 4:14:28 PM)
show user profile  Poopsmith
create square, create circle, shift drag circle, create x copies, attach those other circles to the original, shift drag the other direction. attach everything so far, then extrude.

edit-that came out realllly high poly...
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8/28/2009 4:16:20 PM (last edit: 8/28/2009 4:21:17 PM)
show user profile  hermanmunster
Thanks. I really have to buy a faster computer I think thats the problem.
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8/28/2009 4:17:47 PM (last edit: 8/28/2009 4:17:47 PM)
show user profile  Jimboliah
Then go the texture rout.

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8/28/2009 4:20:45 PM (last edit: 8/28/2009 4:20:45 PM)
show user profile  GluteusMaximus
create a plane with a stack of subdivisions, depending on how high poly you want to make this.

Add edit poly modifier.

Grab square groups of polys, again depending on how high poly you want, and how many holes you want. Make the groups have 2 polys between one group and the next.

Collapse the groups.

Grab the vertexes that have been made by the collapsed groups.

Chamfer them to the desired size of hole. Hold control and change the selection to polygon mode then reduce selection size once.

You should have a whole bunch of circular polygons selected that you can extrude inwards.

Should be a nice clean mesh too.
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8/29/2009 11:48:20 PM (last edit: 8/29/2009 11:49:15 PM)
show user profile  gogodr
members tutorials> Garp Jing tutorial on making holes

Hello there

beautiful ;3

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8/30/2009 2:07:21 AM (last edit: 8/30/2009 2:07:21 AM)
show user profile  hermanmunster
I went with the texture method for now. I'm being offered a lot of rendering work but don't have $$$ for a faster computer.
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8/30/2009 5:47:39 AM (last edit: 8/30/2009 5:47:39 AM)
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