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Script to remove faces with significantly different normals

I have a mesh imported from a Structure Scanner that has some dirty mesh sections. I have a script that imports, orients and simplifies the mesh to this: However, looking from the inside shows that ...
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Center orange dot [duplicate]

How can I center the orange dot so that it is in the middle of the object/that the move tool is in the middle of the object? Thank you.
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Why does the object move when scaling on the Y axis? [duplicate]

I try to resize the object on the Y axis, but the object moves from where it is. There is no such problem with the X and Z axes. What is the reason for this strange behavior? X-Axis (S X): Z-Axis (S ...
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Set multiple origins to geometry? [duplicate]

I have lets say 5 individual vertexes objects with the origin all set to the centre of the screen. How could I set each vertex to the geometry of each vertex?
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How to recenter an object's origin?

So, I'm working creating a lamp... yes, newbie here. After modeling for a bit, I noticed that my point of origin was no longer the center of my object: How to I reset an object origin point to the ...
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How to keep origin point/cursor on object

I have noticed recently when moving new objects around, it doesn't keep the origin point/cursor on the object. See below - when I move the object, they do not move with the object, which affects the ...
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How to place 3D-cursor through a transparant object?

I want to place the 3D-cursor on the face of an object (object A), so I can import an extra object at that specific place. To know where to place the cursor I use a transparent object above object A. ...
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how to move transform gizmo to object center in object mode [duplicate]

I want to move the transform to the center of object in object mode, not in edit mode, I have set the transform pivot point to bounding box center or any other selection, but it didn't work.
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How to make the trees on the grid not through the grid? (Speedtrees, origin problem)

The trees and the grid are joined somehow and I don't know how to undo this. This is the tutorial I'm following Large Scale Forest Flyover in Blender 2.8 - Quick and Dirty 1:30 is what applies to me ...
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place bone-armature given selection of faces/vertices/edges for cursor

I am trying to place a bone in an exact position on my 3d model. I need to use other geometries as references such that the desired position of the bone can be inferred from the selection of vertices/...
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Setting origin of empty "group" object

I have an object that consists of 2 meshes. To group them, I have added an Empty object and added my 2 objects as children. I have then put the 3D cursor where I would the origin of the grouped ...
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Layout object placement

A noob question: I scaled the default cube to 8m along x. If I set transform to 4m (in x), why isn't the object now just sitting on the ground plane? Isn't the origin of the object in the center by ...
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How to set the rotate center to be the center of the object iI want to rotate? [duplicate]

the cursor is at world origin, and I want to rotate, move, scale an object, but when I press the rotate/move/scale/ button, the rotate/move/scale center is at the world origin, the object I want to ...
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3d chess pieces from bezier curves

I am trying to make a chess set in Blender I have made chess pieces blueprints as 2d bezier curves in Adobe Illustrator. Now I would like to import them to Blender and then using Lathe-like operation ...
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Using the Screw modifier, how do I accurately set the axis of rotation?

I got two good answers to my previous question about using a profile to create a mesh. The problem I am still having is that I can't get the axis of rotation in the right place. One thread said to ...

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