Hi I'm trying to model this piece of the monitor


Which i need to generate a Bevel between two faces (i think), but i don't know how to do it. I already tried to generate a face between the two to join and bevel it without luck.



How should i do it?


2 Answers 2


You need to bevel Edges, not faces.

How to:
1) Remove unnecessary geometry (to prevent ugly topology later)
2) Bevel the edges
3) Finish your geometry
4) You're done.

1) Delete faces
Remove unnecessary faces with Delete > Faces, to prevent n-gons.

enter image description here

2) Bevel edges
Select your edges and bevel them.
Adjust width and number of segments as you need.

enter image description here enter image description here

3) Finish your mesh.
To create a new face Press F or go to Vertex > New face from vertices
Keep quads where you can.
Add some new edges like I did :).

enter image description here

4) You're done.
Result with a Bevel modifier and a Subdivision modifier on top. enter image description here

  • $\begingroup$ Thanks! Very useful! To mantain topology, you added some vertex. Right? How do you align those with the bevel? So the edge is at 90° image $\endgroup$
    – Haytam95
    Dec 10, 2019 at 14:34
  • $\begingroup$ Hello :). Perfect alignment isn't important here, it's just a flat face. But if you want it perfect, enable absolute grid snap (in the Snap menu) and use the grid. $\endgroup$ Dec 10, 2019 at 16:31

Why to fix something that is not broken? Life is short :)

  • create from top and bottom faces n-gons (F)
  • and Bevel (cmd+B)

enter image description here

  • Bevel Modifier + Smooth Shading + Properties Editor > Object Data > Normals > Auto Smooth

enter image description here


You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .