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

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How to fix Beveled intersections/corners/inner edges?

I'm pretty new to Blender and am trying to create a 3D type logo. It's almost done, but I can't figure out how to fix these inner corners circled in red (see images below). To create the rounded ...
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Beveling with a bad topology of an imported model ?

in my model i have awful triangulation that is making my bevel not working at all. ( i just want a bevel to this front face right here , the downside L) normally what i do is just dissolving the ...
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How do I bevel this object if subdivision surface modiefier is already applied?

I have made this shape in blender, as you can see I have used subdivision surface modifier. I want to bevel the right corners of this model. But when I try to apply this bevel to my model bevel doesn'...
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Can a curve with a bevel profile have 2 materials

Dear friends and fellow Blenderheads, could you give me a hand with that profile? I have curve with a bevel profile - basically a lofted cornice. And it should have a cover on top. Is there a ...
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Why i can't get smooth bevel?

I have a curve and with the default circle im making a bevel like a pipe. Im not getting smooth pipe feeling bevel with the curve. Why there are cut or up and down with the bevel. Any suggestion or ...
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How can I assign a key frame to the bevel effect

I want to make an animation with the bevel effect, is that possible?
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Coloring bevel curve with vertex color

I'm working on a visualization problem. I'm given a curve with a list of vertices. There is a color assigned to each vertex. My question is "how do I generate the bevel curve by linearly ...
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Low poly curve to a high poly curve ?

i want to make this set of faces more polished , more round , just having more faces forming a more defined curve normally i do a subdivision with the modifier and crease the faces from top and below ...
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Outer bevel/Solidify bevel/Bevel on a high poly surface

i'm trying to find a quick non destructive workflow for hard surface pieces, I've gotten to the point where I have a high poly solidified mesh by subsurfing-shrinkwrapping-subsurfing and solidifying, ...
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Curve bevel, both built in and using another curve not uniform in thickness [duplicate]

Im trying to make a pipe using single edge, converted to curve, and then bevel it to add some thickness. but the result turns out weird. as in the picture, the vertical section of the pipe is in ...
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How do you set bevel profile to less than 0.15

Just wondering is it possible to set bevel profile to less than 0.15? I need it for this particular case: I want to match this bevel's "profile" to the other bevels. But can't. If setting it to less ...
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Why are these curves different sizes when they are using the same bevel object? [duplicate]

Bezier curves 1, 2 and 3 are all using the curve "Bev ob" as a bevel object. Why are they different sizes? I saw this question and checked that the radius is set the same for all vertices on all ...
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Is there a best way to build a mesh if a bevel is to be applied

I have been attempting to create a bracket and when I apply a bevel to the object, the corners produce a weird pinched distorted effect. After spending a lot of time trying to alter settings and such ...
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why is the diameter different on these two Bezier curves using the same Bezier circle as a bevel object?

I have created three closed Bezier curves. The first, "loop" and the second "shape" are simple Bezier circle that have been scaled and the scale applied. The third, "knot", started out as a Bezier ...
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Adding bevels to a simple object messes up the mesh

I am modeling a glass top desk, and seem to be stuck at adding a simple bevel to the top of a metal part for the desk. In the screenshot below, the first two objects are the same, one in edit mode, ...
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bevel shader not appearing in 2.79 on Mac [duplicate]

I have seen tutorials showing the bevel shader in Blender 2.79b. I cannot get it to show up in the shader menu even after doing a fresh install of Blender. I wonder if it is a Mac issue. I am running ...
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2 questions: 1 - what is wrong with the tip of my mesh? 2 - Why does the bevel modifier have 2 different effects?

About the first(I have mirror, bevel and subdivide on it) About the second(same as the first one, just bevel doesn't work the same for 2 meshes and I want them both to look like the left blade) EDIT:...
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How to bevel a misbehaving corner?

I want to add a simple rounded corner to this mesh, so I selected the corner and used ctrl + B to bevel it, but it bevels really strangely, it is very deformed. Any idea what is wrong with it? Blend ...
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Can't use middle mouse wheel in Bevel.

I'm new to Blender and I was introduced to Bevel, but I cannot change the width or segments by scrolling the middle mouse wheel, I'm using Windows 8 with a logitech mouse. Does anyone know how to ...
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Generate square “skin” around a line for icon solidifying

I'm quite new to blender/modelling, and though I have made a few successful pieces previously, I'm having an issue in generating an object for 3d printing. I am essentially creating a series icons, ...
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Bevel just a face

As I was watching a tutorial from Daniel Lepik on his Instagram, I noticed a pretty nice trick where he seems to bevel a face after Inset/Extruding inwards, which enables him to make a circular or ...
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How to bevel an edge evenly? [duplicate]

When I try to bevel this edge one side is much longer than the other. I realize this is because the rectangle is much longer than how tall it is but I want to be able to evenly bevel it? Can someone ...
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Non-destructive beveling by different amounts on different edges?

I'm new to Blender and have struck a brick wall, and would greatly appreciate it if any one of you can help me assess what's going on here. I'm trying to reproduce what I created using SketchUp, but ...
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Looking for help with my Ngons

So in my attached .blend file, (I have also attached .jpgs of my original design for you to see what I'm trying to model) you can see that I have two separate meshes. I can bevel the bottom one ...
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How to Bevel the vertical edge of a rectangle?

Am trying to remodel this : And thought the best way to start is the with the interior part of the head, and started with a cube and "bevel it", the top part went fine but the sides are giving me ...
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Bevel not…beveling properly [duplicate]

I'm taking a course and the instructor has beveled an edge and I cannot get the same result. My bevel only bevels on segment on one side then the rest, about 4 or 5 segments bevel on the other side. ...
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Beveling from tutorial not working for me, can't find a work around

So I'm just a beginner and I'm just learning some basic modeling, I'm following this tutorial. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICBP-7x7Chc&index=2&list=PLs2aOcA-EaLNX5j2yxVQhEBpFgD3zDR9P ...
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How do I bevel a merged mesh?

I have a mesh that I merged with CTRL+j, but when I enter edit mode there is still a seam and when I bevel it this happens: How can I get it to do something like this at the vertex? Here ...
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Modeling a beveled transition between multiple shapes

I'm trying to make a model of a camera, Sony vx1000. a) How should I "morph" the cylinder with both the big piece and the extruded part so i achieve this soft transition? b) How should i bevel this ...
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Problem with Bevel modifier

I just started to learn Blender and met a problem when using Bevel modifier when creating a cogwheel. Most edges where processed fine, but a few of them got errors: I have checked all the normals, ...
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how to make an hole into my object?

I have an 3d skull face and I got my eyes and nose merge into it. But I can't an hole into my face like carving my nose and eyes. I think it's because I fill my skull face with the beautify grid ...
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Weird looking vertices / vertex

Is this normal? and also this. I'm about to create sci-fi helmet thing. I've been watched some tutorial about subdivision surface and beveling and this happen when I add both of that modifier, so am ...
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Apply Bevel/rounding to junction of two combined forms [duplicate]

I'm looking for a special profile with a combination of two forms. So that I can best manage the rounding/bevel of the junction of these two forms. Is it possible and how can I get this result (see ...
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Bevel (from Blender Guru Tutorial: Architectural Interior)

There is a problem: https://youtu.be/p5q_P8WQegQ?t=29m5s he is adding a bevel and nothing change in my project. Any ideas why? screen: updated: I tried to scale Remove Doubles and i tried corret ...
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Beveling points and edges of a star

I'm trying to bevel and subsurf a star. I want to bevel both the points and edges (outline), but I want the points to be rounder. The starting mesh was just a regular five pointed star. First, I ...
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Intersection of beveled curve object

I am just trying to create a simple outlined heart for a 3d print job. So I modeled a curve for the heart and added a circle as bevel object. The result looks like I want it to have.. But switching ...
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How to make a beveled cutout in a sphere?

This is hard to explain so I'm hoping the pictures will help. I'm trying to make a half sphere with a cutout shape. In this case, a crescent. Here's the look I'm trying to achieve: Here's the look ...
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Can't bevel an inverted edge using bevel tool

Im creating this steel part for a trailer chassis. I used the bevel tool with sucess for edge 1, now I want to do the same with edge 2 but no sucess. How can I do it?
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Bevel concave corner

I am trying to bevel an object like this: However, when I hit CTRL+SHIFT+B to bevel, the following happens instead. The convex corners bevel as expected, but the convex corners give me a weird ...
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Blender how to scale individual vertices on a curve? [duplicate]

I set a bevel on a curve, but supposedly there is a way to scale vertices of a curve so that they also scale the radius of the corresponding bevel. How can this be accomplished?
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Do I need a subdivision modifier to create a hard-surfaced object

I'm currently in the process of modelling a handgun, this is one of the reference images that I am using: Looking at it closely, it looks as if a majority of the edges have a small bevel on them to ...
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How can I control the bevel modifier with vertex groups?

I found a good quick tutorial on how to do padded furniture on this question: Model upholstery with buttons? I'm now stuck on points 3 and 4 - I don't know how to use the bevel modifier with vertex ...
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Beveling a BezierCircle with anonther BezierCircle, but the outcome is oval

I'm trying to make a kind of cage for a sword handle, and thougt doing that with Biziers an beveling should do the trick but I ran straight into this issue: The outcome I want to get, should look ...
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Bevel Modifier Not Working on Extruded Plane

I am fairly new to Blender and was following a tutorial for making Minecraft animations. The gist was, make a plane, scale and subdivide it, extrude faces by 1 to make hills, and finally add pictures ...
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How to bevel uv seam

Is it possible to cleanly bevel uv seams or apply a bevel modifier on uv seams without the seam splitting into 2. see gif:
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How do you create a rounded, inset beveled edge?

TL;DR How do you create a smooth, inset, rounded, beveled edge? Hello! I'm sorry for the mundane question, but I'm a bit stuck. I'm trying to learn Blender and as an exercise I'm modeling a cabinet ...
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I am using metric system in Blender but bevel properties (Amount) is in blender units

Why I'm having blender units in bevel properties even thou I am using metric system? Please see the attached image.
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Smoothing artifacts when bevelling with too few segments

So I'm currently modelling some stuff for a game, and I'm planning on using a very "squarey" style. I'm still debating whether to go with sharp edges (then autosmoothed) or just bevelling the edges to ...
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Bevel not working on joined edges

I'm trying to bevel the edges of the head on this screw. It seems to work for the most part, but the edges that have been joined together from separate shapes don't seem to work. I've tried removing ...
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Weird spikes when bevel extruded svg [duplicate]

I'm totally new to blender and trying to give some depth to my svg files. I have imported an svg file and then joined the curves together by grouping them. The extruding it self does not give any ...