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 20th June 2006, 10:46 AM #1 Titus Member Expert member   Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: SC Posts: 65 How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder How can I scoop a groove out of a cylinder? HELP?!
 20th June 2006, 11:03 AM #2 captainj2410 Senior Member Professional user     Join Date: Aug 2005 Location: Captain's Quarters, Deck 1 USS Avenger NX-101468 Posts: 792 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder Make another cylinder. Go into Boolean Operation, make the first cylinder operand A and the second operand B. Perform a Subtract A-B operation. __________________ http://jamietakahashi.deviantart.com
 20th June 2006, 11:05 AM #3 Titus Member Expert member   Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: SC Posts: 65 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder I mean a circular groove that goes 360 around the circle
 20th June 2006, 11:06 AM #4 captainj2410 Senior Member Professional user     Join Date: Aug 2005 Location: Captain's Quarters, Deck 1 USS Avenger NX-101468 Posts: 792 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder Make a toroid by rotating an ellipse around an axis 360 degrees and use that as operand B? __________________ http://jamietakahashi.deviantart.com
 20th June 2006, 11:08 AM #5 Titus Member Expert member   Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: SC Posts: 65 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder ok thanks a bunch, i am going to go try it i will let you know if it works
 20th June 2006, 11:17 AM #6 Titus Member Expert member   Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: SC Posts: 65 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder all it did was copy the vertices, any other ways?
 20th June 2006, 11:20 AM #7 captainj2410 Senior Member Professional user     Join Date: Aug 2005 Location: Captain's Quarters, Deck 1 USS Avenger NX-101468 Posts: 792 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder When you tried to create the toroid or when? __________________ http://jamietakahashi.deviantart.com
 20th June 2006, 11:21 AM #8 Titus Member Expert member   Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: SC Posts: 65 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder when i did the boolean operation a-b it copied the vertices
 20th June 2006, 11:23 AM #9 captainj2410 Senior Member Professional user     Join Date: Aug 2005 Location: Captain's Quarters, Deck 1 USS Avenger NX-101468 Posts: 792 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder I'm not sure about this...I'll try it out when I have time because I'm slightly confused by all this... __________________ http://jamietakahashi.deviantart.com
 20th June 2006, 11:28 AM #10 Titus Member Expert member   Join Date: Jun 2006 Location: SC Posts: 65 Re: How can i scoop a groove out of a cylinder Ok thanks anyway

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