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What is the best way to make a diagonal cut around a round object? [duplicate]

I have a curved plane and I want to make a diagonal cut that follows it, I use this method: With the loop cut tool I divide the inferior portion of the plane. I use ctrl+T to triangulate the faces of ...
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Cut straight lines with knife tool

How can I get the knife tool to snap to the same spot on another edge to get a straight cut. Here is an example of what I want to do: When the line turns green the cut is straight. How can I do this ...
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Can't use Boolean Intersect on two meshes

I'll tell you the whole deal so maybe you can help me with ideas at different points. First. I generated a terrain using Sketchup and the Location tool. I had to use a bigger section than what it was ...
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Separate in two parts a Mesh using Knife Project

How can I separate this mesh: Using this plane: In two separate parts, the on above the plane and the one under? Objective: What I want to achieve is to separate the mesh in two part like a ...
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What ways are there to cut object in multiple separate meshes?

I'm a beginner with blender, but I managed to complete my model. Problem is, that I'm making the model so I can print it with a 3d-printer, and the item is so large that I have to cut it in 5 separate ...
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How to split a Box or a Mesh with a Plane and keep both sides?

I understand there are a couple of options we can do in Blender in term of slicing a mesh (in my case I want to slice a box) : Bisect Tool Knife Tool (this one is too artistic for my purpose, hard to ...
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Cut object into two objects with a plane

is there a way to cut an object into two objects with a plane without duplicate that object and extruding the plane in both direction applying a boolean operation? My mesh is complicated because it ...
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How to get the upper X% of an object and remove the rest

I have been messing around with my 3D printer quite a bit and nowadays my prints usually work out well. I sometimes still have failed prints though, and in this case a 5 hour print failed just a bit ...
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How do you select the interior faces of a cylinder with an array modifier?

I have a circle with an array modifier. It looks like this: I'm also using the curve modifier on it. That makes it look like this (slight curve): It looks kind of clunky because I'm stripping this ...
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bisect_plane not clearing in python API

Here is my bisect plane command, which does infact produce new verticies along the bisected plane (Blender 2.90): ...
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How can I remove part of a mesh without distorting a rigged character?

I am trying to remove the tail from Rinky the red squirrel's mesh. I used the bisect tool to trim it off. But when I switch back to object mode, his face is bizarrely warped: How can I chop off his ...
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