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Jon0001
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Design Surface Wavy at transtion to and from superelevation

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06-27-2012 11:27 AM

wavy surface.PNGAs you can see from the attached image my surface is way through the in and out transition of my superelevation. the waves are dependent on frequency (ie if i change from 1m to 5m the waves get longer. Does anyone know what causes this and how to fix it?

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wfberry
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Re: Design Surface Wavy at transtion to and from superelevation

06-27-2012 01:20 PM in reply to: Jon0001

Turn on your tin lines to see the problem.

 

Bill

 

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Joe-Bouza
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Re: Design Surface Wavy at transtion to and from superelevation

06-27-2012 01:43 PM in reply to: Jon0001

Also, Smooth srface by polygon is good for stuff like that. But I agree with Bill, check the TIN line first you may have a blown target?

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Jon0001
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Re: Design Surface Wavy at transtion to and from superelevation

06-27-2012 03:08 PM in reply to: Joe-Bouza

The TIN looks fine no problems there. I will try smooth surface .

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wfberry
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Re: Design Surface Wavy at transtion to and from superelevation

06-28-2012 05:33 AM in reply to: Jon0001

Show that same picture with the tin lines showing.

 

Bill

 

 

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