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rob
Advanced Member
Username: Rhodesy

Post Number: 125
Registered: 06-2010
Posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 12:13 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

Does anyone know how I can achieve lofting or sweeping several shapes along a specific path. Currently I can just get them to loft as standard - making its own path up. sweeping several shapes at once just sweeps each shape along the path (so not one continuous shape but several separate sweeps. And two shape sweep only lets me do two at a time and if I try and stick a few of these together the ends dont match up.

Any ideas?
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support@formZ.com
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Username: Tech

Post Number: 18093
Registered: 04-2001


Posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 12:21 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

Hi Rob,

Have you tried the Guided Loft or Path Loft tools?
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rob
Advanced Member
Username: Rhodesy

Post Number: 126
Registered: 06-2010
Posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 01:58 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

Path loft! Thank you.
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support@formZ.com
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Username: Tech

Post Number: 18095
Registered: 04-2001


Posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 02:05 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

:-)
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Dan Shear
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Username: Redrngr

Post Number: 736
Registered: 04-2001


Posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 08:39 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

Zweb,

From my earlier post on lofting tools graphics and how they all look the same then why not do the following: Guide Loft - Incorporate the letter - 'G', Path Loft - Incorporate the letter 'P', Tangent Loft - The letter 'T". Seems very doable to me and would make creating the Heads up display while adding lofting tools a lot easier in my view.

Dan S.
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support@formZ.com
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Username: Tech

Post Number: 18102
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Posted on Thursday, November 01, 2012 - 08:27 am:   Edit Post Print Post

Hi Dan,

Sounds reasonable, we will see what we can do. :-)
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Dan Shear
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Username: Redrngr

Post Number: 737
Registered: 04-2001


Posted on Friday, November 02, 2012 - 10:33 pm:   Edit Post Print Post

Good to know.