I'm trying to model thisenter image description here with a physical surface(as opposed to just texturing/bump mapping etc) like thisfraggrenade

Thanks! I appreciate the help


I really would recommend using a normal map since the detail is so small. You're going to have to have a huge number of vertices to get it to look decent.

If you're sure you need to be modeled, you'll probably want to use a displacement modifier:


Here's the modifier stack:


And the texture settings:

texture settings

  • $\begingroup$ I think he's talking about putting the rough extruded square things from the grenade onto the kettleball $\endgroup$ – Scalia Sep 10 '15 at 20:56
  • $\begingroup$ @jacob no problem :) If it answers your question, could you mark it as an accepted answer? Thanks! $\endgroup$ – CharlesL Sep 10 '15 at 21:01
  • $\begingroup$ @CharlesL, how can I show a screenshot(already saved) of my model in this comment section? $\endgroup$ – jacob Sep 10 '15 at 21:14
  • $\begingroup$ @jacob the comments don't have image hosting built in, but you could upload to a site like imgur.com and paste the link. $\endgroup$ – CharlesL Sep 10 '15 at 21:52

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