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Problem with converting Spline to Poly
show user profile  Fabijansven
hi!
im kinda new to 3dsmax and i want to make a 3d logo for a friend, now i have this problem where everytime i try to convert that spline to a poly:
this happens:
but it should be the other way around...

im trying for hours now, but i cant find any solution.
Please help me out!!
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10/5/2011 8:33:15 PM (last edit: 10/5/2011 8:33:15 PM)
show user profile  Dub.
If you check every vert of the spline before converting, you'll find a pair of verts that have the tangent handles overlapping. This causes a little loop and means that the mesher won't be able to figure out a capping scheme.

Select all your verts and zoom in on each one. This will work for sure.


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10/5/2011 8:54:37 PM (last edit: 10/5/2011 8:54:37 PM)
show user profile  Fabijansven
WOOOT 2 points at the right side were not connected, now it finally works!!

thanks a 1000 times dude :)
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10/5/2011 9:11:06 PM (last edit: 10/5/2011 9:11:06 PM)
show user profile  Dub.
Glad it worked. One more tip. If you want to add modifiers like bend etc to the type, add a subdivide modifier first. This will make small uniform triangles that will deform nicely.


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10/5/2011 9:18:42 PM (last edit: 10/5/2011 9:18:42 PM)
show user profile  Fabijansven
cool thanks for the tip :)
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10/5/2011 10:14:14 PM (last edit: 10/5/2011 10:14:14 PM)
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