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why does loop-cut-and-slide ignore some faces but not others?

why does the loop-cut-and-slide operation ignore certain faces but happily cut others?the model is symmetrical so it is a bit strange to pick 3 faces that won't get cut. I tried applying it to see if ...
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Why can't I use Loop Cut on certain parts of my mesh?

This is a recurrent issue for me and it's been bothering me for quite some time. I can't seem to add vertices with Ctrl+R on some faces on my meshes, and it's always the faces which I have filled in ...
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3 votes
2 answers
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Why do you need to have quads?

Why do you need to have quads? Is it for animation for when you put bones in and move something around like an arm, or is it something else? If say a plate with no moving parts or a ball would it ...
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Problem with creating edge rings on a model

I always mess up my model in blender. At some point I manually add vertices on edges with subdivide and then I connect them with J, and sometimes I have to fill faces with F. As you can see my model ...
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2 votes
2 answers
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Why does my loop subdivide not extend around the whole shape?

I am createing a model which has a cylinder shape extruded inwards, and wanted to create some sharper edges around it. I tried using the loop subdivide tool (Ctrl + R) but the "loop" part of it is ...
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Is it possible to add a loop cut and slide like this [duplicate]

I am try to make a model of a knife, and i am using the loop cut and slide option. this is what i managed to do before i ran into a little problem now i want to make it so that the purple line that ...
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How come edge loop select does not work? [duplicate]

I try an Edge loop select in the following object. But Blender 2.79 does not select anything, are there any hidden parameters which can influence edge loop select? (I try this from the Select menu ...
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Loop cut is skipping one face in particular [duplicate]

The loop cut is skipping one face in particular (the circled one) and then continuing to the other side. I tried removing doubles and that didn't work. I tried selecting the n-gons and that didn't ...
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2 votes
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Edge loop stops and doesn't go around the whole object [duplicate]

Please see this picture: I made a gun scope, and I need to add some edge loop for sharpen edge while applying subdivision modifier. But problem is, you saw the picture, edge isn't connected, so I ...
modernator's user avatar
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2 answers
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how to make a limit for the loop cut tool

are there any way for making the loop cut not going to certain vertex group in the mesh ? as you see in the image when i click on ctrl + r the loop cut go through all the character from her head to ...
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Why is the loop cut tool stopping at one face? [duplicate]

I'm having an issue with a loop cut in the image below. The face I'm having the issue is the following: For other hand my intention is to have the part in blue in the below image totally straight and ...
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How to get a good edge flow [duplicate]

See the image below: why does the edge flow stop here? I know the face is a bit distorted, but is this the reason, or is there something else happening? The below is it fixed not sure why its fixed ...
nathan holmes's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
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Loop cut being cut off? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a loop cut across this whole face but it's stopping early?
Oscar Betts's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
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Why can't I create edge loops inside of my mesh [duplicate]

The edge loops do not go on the inside of the cube wall. I made the wall from a cube following a floor plan. I tried using the knife tool but the edges it generated were not able to be selected. What ...
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Why Loop cut not cutting completed [duplicate]

Image 1 Image2 When I do Loop Cut as in image 1, its not coming like image 2.. what can be problem , I have removed doubles , manifold geomertry, etc. nothing works fine for me.. I have uploaded ...
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