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Rats Nest
show user profile  iluvpresident
Everytime I export my model I get the warning"rats nest in "box003". I searched into this and this meant something about my model is messy. I've tried looking for overlapping vertices, etc but nothing seems to fix to be wrong. I'm quite new to 3d modeling but maybe somebody could help me out.
Here is my model http://www.fast-files.com/getfile.aspx?file=119739


thank you in advance
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8/21/2016 2:23:08 AM (last edit: 8/21/2016 2:23:08 AM)
show user profile  HANZZ
In max, convert to editable poly, go to vertex mode, click "remove isolated vertices" button. It might fix the problem. Did you model it in poly mode, or in mesh mode? Mesh will allow all kinds of horror in a mesh, whereas poly mode will prevent newbies from doing things they shouldn't be doing.

And where am I supposed to cliick on the page you linked so I can download your model??

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8/21/2016 8:38:48 AM (last edit: 8/21/2016 8:42:09 AM)
show user profile  S. Silard
Use wetransfer https://www.wetransfer.com/, or google drive....
What's so hard about that?

Congrats, you found my signature.

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8/21/2016 11:15:43 AM (last edit: 8/21/2016 11:15:43 AM)
show user profile  iluvpresident
I tried the "remove isolated vertices" button but that didn't seem to do anything. I did make this in poly mode.
Sorry for last link, never used fast-files before and didn't know about wetransfer. Here's a new link
https://we.tl/1Mqik2i0mi
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8/21/2016 11:58:12 AM (last edit: 8/21/2016 11:58:12 AM)
show user profile  HANZZ
Don't upload max files, since most people won't necessarily have the same version as you. Export a .obj and reupload so lots of us can take a look with our various version of max.

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8/21/2016 12:54:06 PM (last edit: 8/21/2016 12:54:06 PM)
show user profile  iluvpresident
Ah I thought it supported cross versions. Well the new link now has a .obj instead.
https://we.tl/jgIPfAMsom
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8/21/2016 1:20:41 PM (last edit: 8/21/2016 1:20:41 PM)
show user profile  jpedleham
Did you use the symmetry modifier by any chance?
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8/21/2016 4:17:05 PM (last edit: 8/21/2016 4:17:05 PM)
show user profile  jpedleham
I went through each mesh in the obj and selected the vertices, ran 'remove isolated vertices' and then exported and i didnt get any errors.
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8/21/2016 4:19:00 PM (last edit: 8/21/2016 4:19:00 PM)
show user profile  iluvpresident
I just opened a new template, imported the obj and then exported it and that didn't give me a warning. If I export it in the original .max file i still get the warning. Seems really strange but I guess that fixed the problem
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8/21/2016 4:41:19 PM (last edit: 8/21/2016 4:41:19 PM)
show user profile  herfst1
Did you read what jpedleham wrote to you the post above yours?
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8/21/2016 7:43:01 PM (last edit: 8/21/2016 7:43:01 PM)
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