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Valued Contributor hlo
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hlo
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Tube design with loft

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11-02-2013 12:27 AM

HI

 

Need some help, how to make this tube with the loft command, it need to be round all along

and not flatting is out

 

Regards

Henrik

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JDMather
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Re: Tube design with loft

11-02-2013 03:23 AM in reply to: hlo

hlo wrote:
...., how to make this tube with the loft command
...

Shouldn't that be a Sweep rather than a Loft?

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Re: Tube design with loft

11-02-2013 04:51 AM in reply to: hlo

Henrik,

If you do searches on Youtube you will see plenty of tutorials on how to create these types of features.

Basically if you are doing a straight feature that has change between the base and the top then you need to use the loft feature.

If you have to create a snake type feature that may change shape along the curved path then you need to create a swepted feature.

 

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Re: Tube design with loft

11-02-2013 05:20 AM in reply to: Cadmanto

HI both

 

Thanks for quick replay, I know about the sweep, but not that loft

Can’t do this type.

 

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Henrik

 

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Re: Tube design with loft

11-02-2013 06:15 AM in reply to: hlo

hlo wrote:
 I know about the sweep, but not that loft

Can’t do this type.

 


Here is a Loft solution.

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