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Modelling grooves on a cylinder [duplicate]

How can I model the grooves of a ventilation pipe? Thanks
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Create threaded drill bit from cone

I'm trying to create something like this. This is what I've gotten so far. It's not what I want it to be. How can I create the shape like in picture 1?
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Make quad face from where two edges will meet?

I can't seem to figure out the right term, but basically I have a mesh like this: and I want to make a face, but when I press F I get a triangle like this: When I want it to make a quad like this: ...
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How can I make a coil with relief (volute)?

I'm trying to model a facade of an arch and I need to create a spiral as shown in these two photos. I tried using the addon "Add curve: Extra objects" to create the spiral but I can not remove the ...
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Problem with Intersect (knife) - making extra cuts in mesh

I am trying to make a thread around a cylinder by cutting faces at the intersection. The cut tool makes extra vertices and connects vertices in random places. I also tried using the boolean intersect ...
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Bottle thread answer doubt

I'm trying to follow the following answer from the site: How to model the bottle threads? I could do almost everything, but when I have to do the (spiral) loop cut the program doesn't allow me and I ...
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How to model a uncontinuously screw like in picture

This is not a continuously screw. Thank you for your great help. Can someone tell me how to create this style of screw?
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Boolean Difference not working as expected

I'm three days into Blender (and loving it!) so please don't be too harsh. For my small project I decided to create a lightbulb and I'm struggling with the base. My goal was to model a screw thread ...
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Tears and triangles appear when I try to fill faces

I used the bevel after boolean addon, which ended up with the following. There were 1 or 2 faces which went along the entire loop, which didn't look right, so I deleted them and ended up with some ...
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Convert N-GON to quad with the given topology

I used this thread to make a screw thread on some cylinder. The acccepted answer poster say that the method will leave 4 ngons at the end, that could be solved to quads with some thoughs. Even if the ...