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questions about blender's bevel modifier, text beveling, or the bevel tool in edit mode.

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What are the differences between mark sharp & edge bevel weight?

When to use "mark sharp" instead of "edge bevel weight" and vice versa ? When to use "auto smooth" instead of "shadow smooth" and vice versa ?
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Can't bevel an intricate mesh

I'm trying to make a world map around a sphere like the one on the left. The problem is that I can't bevel the edge as the more intricate curves overlap. I've tried every way I could find on the ...
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(2.8) Bevel tool not duplicating edge correctly

I apologize if the title doesn't get the problem across properly, I'm new to blender so not very familiar with the correct terminology, and not a native english speaker. When I try to bevel the edge ...
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Blender weird beveling around loop

I'm trying to bevel a very simple model but its giving me strange results. I originally had beveled this edge fine before, but then I wanted to change its size so I deleted all the front vertices, ...
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Bevel modifier geometry issue

I'm having some difficulties with the bevel modifier in blender. I am trying to bevel edges using a vertex group. In the picture is the geometry with the vertex group selected. When applying the ...
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Bad artifact when bevelling smooth mesh

Is there any way to do a bevel similar to that on my screenshot without the artifact (the square appearing) with smooth shading? I see the result is due to all the vertices on the face created by the ...
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Bevel not working, still got a flat face!

I have this going on with bevel, anyone know whats causing it? I created this shape by copying edges from the main object then filling in the faces. I've tried CTRL + b and the modifier, I've ...
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Beveled faces not showing

I'm inexperienced with 3D modeling and have tried to solve this issue to no luck. I have a cube with beveled edges that I am trying to use in a game but unfortunately when I export the beveled edges ...
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Specific vertices shoot off in random directions when bevelling

I am currently trying to create a basic wheel-like shape to test out blender and work out some of the key shortcuts on Mac. I am encountering an issue when I try to bevel specific edge loops, please ...
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Blender 2.8 - bevel modifier on a cube to which other objects have been joined

Is it possible to bevel a cube that has been the subject of a join? I am positioning text objects on the surface of the cube and then joining them to the cube; but this seems to interfere with the ...
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Bevel not matching the curve object source

I am trying to use the Bevel-Object field in the curve object. However the bevelled curve does not match the referenced curve in the X and Y direction (they do match in the Z direction). The scales ...
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Manually Adjust Bevel Values

I'm new to Blender and want to be able to precisely adjust bevel values for faces, edges, and vertices by entering numeric values. Is there any way to do this?
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Curving a bevel? How to creature a unique radius on a T-junction?

first time posting here since trying to figure this out on my own, and googling it has yet to give me a satisfactory answer. I'm am trying to get more into hard surface modeling, so I thought I give ...
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Using existing topology to model details and grooves

I'm trying to model the Five-Seven handgun, which as you can see in the image below has some grooves running along its handle. So far, I have blocked out the lower part and am trying to add in ...
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“Ctrl B” Bevel operation performance is slow in 2.8

When I bevel anything with less then 30K Vertices, it lags really bad in 2.8. What use to take me 5 seconds to perform now takes me, sometimes, a minute to do. Thoughts?
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How to do proportional beveling?

Sorry for the non descriptive title. I don't know what to call this. Basically I'd like to know if there is an easy and quick way to create bevels like this: Essentially what are the good ways to ...
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Bevel Problems with imported SVG

i'm new to blender so please be nice. I imported a SVG (Logo) from Illustrator and want to bevel the edges, but it creates strange connections in the corners. I didn't do a double extrude. After ...
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Bevel Modifier is Not Showing in Object Mode

I've applied a bevel modifier, and set the edge data to "weight". As you can see in the upcoming image, the modifier is working; but only in edit mode: When I go back into edit mode, it looks like ...
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Try to make a corner with curve

I working on a train game, and I try to make "rails", what are basically a square with a throgh part in middle (the dark parts), My problem is that, I want this part to turn curvy (90 degree), like I ...
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Normal map edges looks jagged and faded

I have a model which I want to bake bevels in, I literary duplicate the object, add bevels unto the newly created object. I bake it with cycles, yet the edges always look like this, no matter how I ...
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Bevel object: disproportionate

I use a bevel object to contour the shape of a bezier curve - why is the bevel object disproportionate compared to the final shape?
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How to round the edges of a mesh with small faces?

I'm trying to round the edges on the top of this model. Inner (90˚) edge is easy – I can just apply a bevel modifier and limit by angle. I'm having trouble with the outer edge. The bevel modifier ...
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Bevel only certain edges with Bevel Modifier

I am trying to bevel only some edges on my cube and I manage to do so with the bevel tool, but I fail with the bevel modifier. I tried adding those edges, which I also selected when using the tool, to ...
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Is there a possibility to create non rounded corners with bevel tool or bevel modifier?

Is it possible to create sharp / pointing vertex with bevel tool or modifier the way it is shown on the right cube? I am able only to create the type of bevels as on the left cube - to get the ...
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Boolean modifier “conflicts” with Bevel modifier

im new here and i have just a question:Im using blender from not a long time (excuse my bad english too),and while i was modelling a PS2 model,i encountered a problem. I have a Bevel modifier on the ...
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Select input override any operators (bevel, slide etc)

I am very new to Blender, coming from maya and quickly learning. I'm currently configuring my Blender to match/improve my Maya workflow. I installed the addon "MayaConfig4Blender" on blender 2.8. I'm ...
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Applied bevel modifier change which edges are sharp

At one point of my modelling process I had to apply the bevel modifier (weight limit) because I used a Data transfer modifier to import custom normals, because if I apply the data transfer custom ...
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Python 2.8 - plane bevel disappears on object join

In the following code I am joining several objects. 'Plane1' and 'Plane2' have beveled corners. But when I join them to 'Cube' the bevels disappear. Why? Below are two code snippets; the first ...
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How do I adjust a bevel that has been set?

I am freshly new to blender. I made an animation of text that looks like its disintegrating, but when I went to render it the beveled edge doesn't appear. I want to go and make those edges larger and ...
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Best way to make fillets

I'm trying to model a casted water pump and need the edges to be blended (fillets?) as shown in the photo. I have tried creating the parts and joining them together via Boolean union. But the edges ...
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Bevel modifier artefact on a single vertex

I made a simple object and applied a single bevel modifier on a vertex group. The modifier works fine except for a single vertex (see picture below) where it created a strange artefact. To avoid ...
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Bevel Tool not cutting evenly [duplicate]

Does the Bevel Tool only evenly Bevel if the object is a pure cube or square? My Bevel Tool currently only cuts into one face, at a sort of 5-1 ratio rather than an even spread. In this example, I ...
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Extrude and Bevel problems with SVG Curves

Alright, so I'm working on a background using a 2D logo I've created for myself in Illustrator. Ive decided that for starters, I want to turn the logo into a 3D object, with each path beveled on the ...
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Bevel direction

Does anyone have any clue how to control the bevel directions for Blender2.8? Whenever I try to bevel an edge that is connected to another vertical edge, the bevel tend to not go towards x,y,or z axis ...
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Blender Bevel can not bevel a simple all-quad geometry!

Bevel modifier has no problem giving a beautiful result for a mesh with a bunch of N-gons (The outer mesh) but cannot properly bevel a simple all-quad mesh (The inner mesh)?!
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Bevel not beveling in some cases - message is nothing selected

I use blender 2.8, this is my first project. Problem is that I can not bevel in some cases. I'm in edit mode, I select an edge and press CTRL+B and when I try to move the mouse to bevel I receive the ...
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Bevel on curve and acuirate 90-degrade angle

It is necessary to place the profile on the wall (given the doors and windows, bends under 90) I use a curve along the wall, with a bevel. I can't get a beautiful bends, somehow everything is shifted. ...
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Bevel Tool on two combined rectangles

I want to apply the beveltool to this mesh: To achieve a form like this: But the rusult is this: You see the gap between these to rectangles? I want to get rid of that gap and i want a smooth ...
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Bevel weird corners

I'm new to blender, and probably there question is already answered, I just can't word it properly. I'm trying to make a rounded corner with bevel, and it ain't working. Usually one or two corners ...
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Beveling - Why won't old edges go away?

I'm brand new to blender and have been trying to teach myself for the past few days, but I keep getting thrown by the simplest things. In this case: I've beveled this edge, but the old 90 degree edge ...
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How to get this type of relief?

i made this "3d" effect in photoshop, but i want to make it real 3d in Blender, how can i do that? i'm working with a SVG so i can import it in Blender, thanks! update >> using bevel and offset
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Cannot achieve the same result as the tutorial, mine had some shading issues

i am following some tutorial and i followed every step in the tut, but mine mesh came with a lot of shading problems. The edge are not smooth at all. Can someone help me out ? I set the smooth shading ...
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Edge Split and Subdivision Surface creates hollow edges [duplicate]

I am currently experimenting with blender and hit a wall with my google foo. I am trying to model an object and try to smooth it with an EdgeSplit Modifier followed by an Subdivide Surface Modifier ...
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Is there a simple way to apply Bezier curve bevel after the modifier stack?

As an example, if I: create a Bezier curve add a Shrinkwrap modifier to the Bezier curve and target some other object with it add a Bezier Circle and set it to be the Bevel Object of the Bezier Curve ...
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Connect vertex after bevel [closed]

help me out pls. I did a bevel and trying to add edges between vertex that is not connected to keep right shape of polygons, but i see this strange thinks and i am pritty sure that something went ...
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What are Bevel Edges

8 i can see different types of edges in edit mode. I know what Sharp and Seam edges do. But what do the bevel edges do and why do the bevel edges has different color? Thank you for your time :)
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How to fix ugly bevel in inner corner?

so I feel a bit sorry about asking the probably 1000th question about the bevel modifier. Long story short, I'm having some issues with an ugly bevel in my model and I don't quite understand what's ...
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How should I make a round 'bevel object' follow my pyramid with no faces?

First time using Blender so my understanding of how it works might be off. What I'm trying to make top left, how I'm approaching the issue top right - result bottom left So I'm trying to make a ...
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Offset curve bevel extrusion

Learning Blender. Can anyone tell me is there a way how to offset this piece. What I have here is path which is set on bevel extrusion with start and end values changed with circle curve as a sweep ...
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Beveled cylinder cutout

Despite being more proficient in Blender than last time, I'm still struggling with round shapes. Currently I'm working on a small part of a model - a fluid intake. However, I can't seem to create a ...