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How to make a flexible “garden” hose that can be controlled from both ends without losing shape? [duplicate]

I've been spinning my brain for the last few days trying to figure out how to do this. Basically, I need to make a hose (single tube shape, it doesn't have to be twisted like the image) that: (1) Is ...
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How to create a rope [duplicate]

I have a buoy on the surface of a fluid simulation that moves around. It has no Rigidbody attached, only a few rotation and location constraints which should cause no problem. I am wanting to create ...
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Rope dynamic physics [duplicate]

So I'm creating an animation and I've faced a serious problem. There's a moving object and I want a rope to be attached to this object while its moving, and the other end of the rope should be ...
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Soft body and collision don't work

I am beginner in Blender. When I try to make a bouncing ball (UV sphere marked as "soft body") on the Plane (mark as collision), sometimes the ball falls through the plane. Or when it works ...
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How to get the physics engine to wraps a string around the moving part of a motor constraint?

I'm trying to simulate the physics of a string that wraps around a motor spool when the motor turns. The body of the motor and the shaft+spool defines a motor constraint, so a velocity can be applied ...
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How to create a cable/wire for animation?

So I've created a "noodle" with a path and a bezier Circle that has soft body so that when I click play it will drop and flop about. What I'm trying to do is have one of the cubes stationary while ...
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Are curve physics possible?

For example, I'm using a tree generator addon that creates trees in curve form. I have a strong wind forcefield in the scene as well for the grass. Is it possible to apply the curve to the physics?
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Create a shower hose with correct physics

I'm making a shower hose that follows the handle when it moves. I've created it successfully following THIS tutorial, but the hose is too "elasticy". I'm wondering which settings I should change (...
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How to make an interactive two-finger robot gripper and grab things with it?

I am trying to make a two-finger robot gripper. The grippers use soft body physics and my goal is to move them towards an object in the middle of the scene to just grab it by pressing the grippers to ...
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How do I attach rope to a mesh

I am trying to make a pirate ship and am trying to attach rope to the sails. my rope is made using a path, and soft body physics. I can not find a way to attach my rope to the sail. and I can not use ...
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Animation of Rope Cloth Simulation

I wanted to animate this rope using the cloth simulation. The end result I was looking for, was to just have a rope fall and curl on the floor. What I got instead after baking for an eternity, was a ...
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How to make realistic looking stitching

I'm trying to make a leather belt but can't seem to find a good way to make realistic looking stitches. I'd love to have my stitches look like the image below. Any ideas how to make realistic stitches?...
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Blender: Believeable, animated hose/cable etc

I want to creat a hose/cable etc., which I can animate. On the net I found quite a view tutorials, but I didn't found one, which does it believeable. With "believeable" I mean: * The hose/cable does ...
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Astronaut I made has a physics reactive armature, how do I make the hose collide when it hits the astronaut

So, I made this astronaut in blender, I named her Myrtle. And I followed this really good YouTube tutorial for making an armature that deforms in reaction to physics like gravity as well as deforming ...