Questions tagged [bevel]

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

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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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What is causing n-gon to have smooth shading with unexisting bevel weight?

I accidently found that Bevel modifier with weight option somehow improves n-gon after subsurfing, but don't understand what does it actually do. There is no real bevel weight applied to the edge. ...
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Intersections in 3d model

How can I remove some intersections in my model? They cause wrong slicing for my printer. The model consists of a path curve and a profile curve. I use the bevel in the path curve with the object the ...
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Bevel uneven on symmetric selection (not scale or duplicate geometry)

For some reason bevel is coming out lopsided despite the original geometry being perfectly symmetrical. I checked to make sure scale was applied and that there was no duplicate geometry or extra ...
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Edge smoothing problem with solidify + bevel + subsurf

I have started learning blender and I have run into a problem when using solidify, bevel and subsurf together. The problem is that the inner edges of the windows in my object have artifacts: I want ...
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Why is it that the second time I use the bevel tool it locks at the maximum bevel amount?

As an example, I will have a cube, and bevel one of its edges. And it works just fine. However instantly once I have bevel another edge of any model in the scene, it just gets locked at max bevel and ...
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How to get better bevels?

as someone who is coming from modo it's frustrating to use blender's bevels: It can be better if we somehow will bevel concave first: And then bevel convex: All of the above goes to Bevel modifier ...
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How to give the bevel emboss effect to mesh

I have created svg file and imported in blender. I have 2 layers named front and back. Back layer i have extruded but front layer i want to bevel with the reference image (gold). I want front layer to ...
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Most efficient way to create this bevel profile?

I don't know what this specific kind of bevel is called. If someone does, please edit it in. Essentially, I am trying to figure out how to create a bevel with a cusp on only one side. In the case ...
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Bevel segments on bevel modifier not working properly

i'm modeling a box with rigging in order to make it easier to get realistic effect but when i use the bevel modifier and increase the segments it doesn't curve the bevel edge it creates the bevel, but ...
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How to bevel edges without distorting the mesh?

I want to bevel outer edges of that hole. But it results in distorted object. I have tried improving topology but it does not work. Here is blend file
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Is it possible to make inset not behave as edge support for subdivision surface modifier?

I would like to use inset, bevel or extrude tool with subdivision modifier, but when I make more loops they bring out cube attributes- as edge support, I would like that they follow curvature. Is that ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Modeling the grooves of a key

I am trying to recreate the usual grooves you'd see in a common machined key at the area shown in the image: So far, I have tried both beveling an area and extruding down and even resorted to a ...
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Trapeze profile for 3D letters, lines

Can somebody please help me? I should make fondant/marzipan stamp. I can make the 3D object - letters, lines (extrude from the svg) but I do not know how to set that profile where the top is narrower ...
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Beveled edges rendering like they're cut into

I made a very simple animation, and with camera movement, the beveled edges appear as if they are cut into. How can I fix this? I am rendering with blender render.
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Is there way bevel inside corner?

Trying to bevel inside corner without adding extra edges. Is there a better way bevel corner without adding extra edges? On the example below having extra edges is not a problem but some other ...
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Is there any way to limit Bevel modifier by both weight and angle?

I have an object that I would like to add a 45 degree bevel to but only on some of the edges. If I limit by weight I can add the bevel to the edges I want but it ends up not being the angle I want ...
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Ctrl + B bevel not beveling from center of edge

I remember solving this issue by changing the origin once or something, but now I don't remember what to do and when I CtrlB, it offsets the bevel
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How to snap while beveling an edge

In picture 1 I beveled the edge A into a curved one and then added one loopcut aligned with the end of the bevel (red circle). Then, Pic. 2, I am trying to bevel the second edge in the same way as ...
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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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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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Weird spikes when bevel

I'm having troubles when trying to add a bevel to an extruded svg, anybody know why this is happening? Totally new to blender and still have little to none experience in Blender / 3d software. ...
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What methods can be used to cut irregular shaped holes in flat beveled surfaces with clean topology?

How do I fill these empty areas (left image) with no distortion(right image)? I tried deleting all the faces and edges and then filling it which gave me a smooth flat surface around the holes but ...
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Beveling one edge more than another

I'm trying to bevel the front edge (the edge closest to the camera) a different amount to the already beveled edge. How do I do this?
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Bevel is wonky, applying scale won't fix it

I can't for the life of me figure why the bevel tool acts like this (bevel is uneven, left side of the frame is more beveled than the right), first I tried making the door frame from a cube using ...
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Radius is different even though mean radius is the same on beveled curve

The scale and mean radius on this beveled curve are all set to 1 yet the radius on that one vertex is is smaller than every other radius. How do I fix this and make them the same radius?
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How to fix twisting in beveled curve?

I have a simple bezier curve made up basic angles. When i try to bevel it and give it some thickness, what should be a cylinder becomes twisted and warped. I have attached some pictures. How can I fix ...
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How can I retrieve the EDIT mode rotation of a curve?

How can I retrieve the rotation of a curve in EDIT mode? I rotated a Bevel-object curve in edit mode. How can I now retrieve the actual current edit-mode-rotation of the curve?
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Problems with Boolean, Bevel, Wighted Normal

I Am unable to apply bevel without destroying the object. So what I need is to make boolean to cylinder but before applying boolean I have to apply subdivison surface and then I need to bevel edges ...
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Problem with materials on bevelled edges in Eevee

Can anyone help me work out why bevelled edges don't have a smooth texture in Eevee (at least in my current case)? I eventually want to create game assets, so ideally I want my models to look good in ...
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Can't get the bevel tool to do single edge curves

I think I messed something up & can't get it back to normal, I used to be able to bevel one single edge ie between two vertices so that it would create a rounded edge, but now its doing corners, ...
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Can you animate a beveled spiral curve into a tapered version with even thickness?

Hey there I’m trying to get this beveled spiral curve into a tapered version (using the Simple Deform modifier) with even thickness. but it’s turning out like this, ie flattened, is there anyway to ...
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NITROX3D -Issue Creating Boolean panels using the bevel, screw, solidify modifier

I'm going through the Nitrox3D tutorial videos and I'm at a point where you create the panel edges and boolean them out. You Create a plane and combine the verts at the center. Then you extrude them ...
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Blender 2.8. - merging faces on the same plane - limitations and implications for bevel

I'm trying to merge 2 faces that are on the same plane and I receive the message "Could not create merged face". I attached an image with this problem. The faces that I try to merge are selected in ...
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curve corner (rectangle)

I'm basically trying to copy a AppleTV controller for making a case What ever I try I can't seems to curve my rectangle with the same corner than the remote I guess the second possibility would be ...
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How can I fix this glitch in the mesh in a corner?

So I'm making a cylinder with a side cut out of it. All the mesh seems to align properly. The outside corners don't seem to be beveling right though. I normally fix such problems by just beveling one ...
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Boolean Operation with Mesh From Bezier Curve

I am fairly new to blender but here goes. I am trying to make a mould for 3D printing and have encountered an issue. My mould is in several parts and along the seam of the parts I want to create a "...
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How do I bevel/smooth edges I marked sharp to retain a smooth surrounding Boolean topology?

I’m trying to model a piece of a Hershey’s Chocolate. I spent time cleaning up the text and simplifying the Boolean Op to insert it. I turned on smooth shading and auto-smoothed the normals to fix ...
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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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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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“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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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 ...