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“Boolean” operation on bézier circles

I would like to make a cross section like this (only the hatched part) (image source) using bézier curves/circles, to then use in a screw modifier and make a drill bit. I initially thought I could ...
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How would I cut across a plane using a die-like mesh/curve? [duplicate]

I'm in the process of creating a visual model of a product made using 2D CAD software. The .svg which I have imported into blender is the file sent to a laser cutter which would out cut across an ...
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How to cut mesh by curved surface [duplicate]

I need the "extra" from the roof to be removed. For some reason I can't make this work with booleans. Thank you.
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Negative cylander

I am trying to make a key chain and using blender to model it but I made they object but I can't figure out how to make a cylindrical hole at the top of the object.
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Embedding vertices onto a plane [duplicate]

Say that I have a collection of points, as shown below with the circle, and I have a plane that I want to merge them onto. The points and plane are perfectly parallel, and the end goal is that the ...
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maintaining quads when cutting circles into mesh

After using either boolean, knife project or something, how can I change the mesh to keep it as clean quads rather than having alot of ngons, which results in terrible geometry after applying a ...
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How to cut a mesh with a plane? [duplicate]

I'm trying to cut the mesh in grey with the plane in yellow to get a rounded face. I tried with the Bolean Modifier but no way it doesn't work. I'm using the version 2.7. Thanks for your help.
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Wrong result applying boolean modifier to an object [duplicate]

I'm new to Blender, I have the object shown on the first image (the one that is NOT selected) and I would like to create on it some holes using the boolean modifier. So I created the eight cylinders ...
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Blender 2.8 carving a circle out of the face of a cube using the knife tool [duplicate]

In Blender 2.8, I am trying to cut a circle out of one face of a cube, but for some reason I can't get it to work. My procedure thus far: (a) Add the cube (add -> mesh -> cube) (b) Add the circle (...
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How to add a face outside a round feature

How can I fill in a face and still keep the circle/cylinder open If I choose make face here the opening in the cylinder also gets covered.
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How do you delete part of an intersected mesh from a certain direction?

When there're 2 objects intersected like this: If I wanted to remove only the part above the green line, how would I do it? the Boolean Modifier doesn't seem to have anything to be used in cases like ...
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Selecting 2 objects in Edit mode [duplicate]

I think I might have changed some cursor settings unintentionally. When I go to edit mode and try to select 2 objects using the shift key, it does not allow me to do so.. and also the mouse cursor ...
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Knife project not working when using imported .svg curve

I am trying to import a .SVG curve and use it to cut shapes into a robot's mesh that I am modeling. After importing the curve and following Thom Blair III's advice from this question, the result ...
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How do I remove part of my object?

How to remove a part of the object grid which is not included object 7?
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Is there a 2-point clip in Blender? [duplicate]

I'd like to cut a mesh by giving two points (in order to form a line). For example, I would be able to easily cut the mesh in the picture below (which is an arch) instead of roughly bringing each ...

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