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

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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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Manually Un-beveling a corner [duplicate]

Decided to try to learn Blender, so started modelling new shelving using it. Early on I had beveled a corner (not with a modifier) where the shelving goes from one wall to another. We have since ...
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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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Bevel node, baking normal map problem

bevel node is still under development, but maybe somebody know how to fix problem when baking bevel node into normal map, there are a lot of gray dots on the map. Everything else working well, awesome ...
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Having problems with the bevel tool

I am trying to learn how to use Blender, and tried to create the chest of this tutorial : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICBP-7x7Chc I am encountering a problem when it comes to beveling, in order ...
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Why do symmetrically identical edges bevel differently?

I have a symmetrical object, the base of a column, and when I attempt to bevel the four corners of this object, each corner bevels by a different amount. When I rotate the mesh about the z axis, the ...
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Increase the speed of the bevel tool mouse-drag

After activating the bevel tool on edges, the "Amount Type: Offset" scales the bevel amount at the speed I would expect when I move my mouse. Offset is rarely the type of bevel I want to use. Amount ...
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Built-in Cycles Bevel Shader customization

There is a new feature now in master that can be used by downloading daily build of Blender: https://builder.blender.org/download/ It's bevel shader for Cycles. I tested it and it works great. ...
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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 bevel inside like Mario's coin

I want to make Mario's coin. Now, I made it here so far. I don't know how to bevel inside, like reference image. Someone can help? Thank you.
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Is there a way to easily blunt a corner vertex into three vertices?

I want to take the pointedness out my corners by blunting them. i want turn the corner vertices into 3. Imagine my drawing to be a corner of a cube... I tried to bevel using CTRL-SHIFT-B but it ...
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Bevel modifier not working

I'm making a Nintendo NES console. I'm using the latest version of blender, 2.9. All the other versions before this wouldn't work either. I have modeled the ENTIRE console, but when i add the bevel ...
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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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Why is my straight edge getting distorted when I bevel it?

I have a straight edge that I want to bevel... When I apply the bevel it crimps and gets distorted... How can I get a straight smooth bevel all the way down? Here is my blend file... blend file ...
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Distorted mesh when I use a bevel object on Nurbs curve vs. Bezier curve

I have a series of objects that I have procedurally generated use Bezier or Nurbs curves for which I then attached a Bevel and Taper object. When I use a Bezier curve the objects come out correctly. ...
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How to make rounded edges of a face

I want to make these 2 inner faces with rounded edges like the left image At the right image I used Ctrl+B to make the outer edges of this board rounded but I can't apply this to inner face as the ...
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How to create uniform/equal radius bevel [duplicate]

I have a cube and I want to apply Bevel. When I apply bevel it comes like this: But actually I want uniform bevel like below: where radius is equal for all width, height and depth. Please tell me ...
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Can bevel do 45degree in edit mode?

I create Plane and adjust it to scale that I want. Edit mode and extrude I try to bevel 1 edge scale is correct but degree is fail. So bevel can do the 45degree?
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Bevel doesn't work on all edges

I have a problem with bevel. Here u can see one half of the mesh bevels fine, but the other one doesn't work. I applied scale transform, removed doubles, recalculated normals, object wasn't mirrored, ...
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Make a tube from a straight line

I found this great guide for creating tubes from Bezier curves, but I am working with an imported set of straight lines that came from a shapefile (geographic data format). I would like to render ...
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How to do beveled curves with changing cross sectional shape along the curve?

CG artist Mike Campau creates what looks like beveled curves (below), but the cross sectional shape changes along the curve. Is there a trick to this or does he take the time and effort to manually ...
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What is the equivalent of sweep on a rail in Rhino? Bevel is not working for me

I'm a jewelry designer and fairly new to Blender... This is my first time asking a question on the stack exchange. I was trained in Rhino a few years ago and I remember the function "sweep on a rail"...
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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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Creating “sharp” chamfer in blender fast

This is pretty common way of chamfering hard edges in CAD modelling different product casing. I was wondering is there an addon, script or blender function out there that i don't know that can ...
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Radius on beveled curve incorrect

The bevel depth (the radius of the tube) is set to 9cm but it actually isn't when compared to the background grid. This is is confirmed by importing it into sketchup and scaling it to the proper units ...
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Why doesn't bevel work on my object?

I have made an object out of a cube, that I applied boolean and mirror modifiers. Now when I apply Bevel, I don't see anything. I want it to have slightly rounded edges and corners. It doesn't seem ...
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Multiple widths with bevel modifier

I want to avoid to cut all necessary supporting loops into the mesh instead I'm searching a non-destructive solution for multiple widths using the bevel modifier. I tested the various options (edge ...
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First time using bevel tool, doesn't bevel evenly. What am i doing wrong? [duplicate]

First off I'll let you know I'm a total noob at blender I've used 3ds Max up until this point, but the company I'm working for at the moment needs me to use blender so I'm trying to make the ...
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Cabinet door won't bevel (Archimesh addon)

I have a cabinet created with the Archimesh addon. I want to apply a bevel on the left door but it won't have an effect on it, even if I raise the value. I extruded the door to create a visual effect ...
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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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Bevel modifier artifacts when designing house

I'm using the bevel modifier -- in conjunction with the subdivision surfaces modifier -- to make a house, but it's resulting in artifacts; namely, unsightly creases/dents at the edges of walls. I ...
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How can I bevel geometry that approximates a curve?

Consider a mesh like this: This one is created by bisecting a sphere with some planes and then carving out another sphere out of it with the Boolean operator, but for the purposes of this question, ...
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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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How do I replicate this asymmetrical bevel?

I am rebuilding this mesh from scratch with primitives, but it has a bevel that is non-uniform: CTRL + B on the top of a cylinder will add a uniform bevel across the whole top of the cylinder: Any ...
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Bevel to fit circle

A seemingly common way to describe a beveled corner is with the radius of the circle that would fit in the corner. This is e.g. how the CSS "border-radius" property works in web design. The screenshot ...
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Bevel not visible, only in back face

I have a problem when applying Bevel to edge, it is not visible and it seems to be created on the back side. I checked face Normals, and all are correct. See attached picture. Thanks in advance.
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How to bevel a right-angle edge?

I'm trying to make this tv frame beveled but I don't know how to make it with proper topology. How can I fix this? Thanks This is the area: As you can see, the bevel effect doesn't align in the ...
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Problem with subsurf [duplicate]

I´ve been working on a car from Rocket League. First, I decided to design the "basic shape" of the body and when I added the Subdivision Surface modifier I had the problem you can see in the photos. ...
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Beveled Plane Not Circular

I'm going to be creating a large number of 2D rectangles with rounded (beveled) corners. I was all set to use Ctrl-Alt-B on the corner vertices of a plane when I found that the bevels created are not ...
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Ctrl+Shift+B, subdivides bevel instead of smoothing bevel. How do I smooth it?

This is my current mesh: I want to turn the square hole into this shape: I tried ⎈ CTRL + ⇧ Shift + B to bevel the vertices, and it gave me this: But the problem is when I scrolled up, ...
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Beveller Not … well, Bevelling

I'm introducing myself to the Blender community via a problem. I use Ctrl+B to use the beveling tool on a cylinder (LEGO head), and everything looks like it's working, only no bevel. Just straight ...
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How can I round a corner that is made up of two different objects?

First of all I apologise if this is a silly question but I have been unable to work out how to do this in Blender and was wondering if anyone can help. I am making a model of a train and would like ...
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Why the tube is flat in the center

With the plane added delete 1 edge and bevel the side corner and with the bevel circle i have bevel it. Problem it bevel but the center part is flat and the both end are rounded like a tube. I have ...
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How to create this curved 90-degree-angle quickly

I want to make this: from this: I created the beveled edge by beveling on the cube, then beveling the inner edge, however that resulted in a weird diamond shape: So I ended up disolving edges and ...
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reverse the bevel

i'm new to blender and i have a stupid problem.. i made a "n" shape object and i want to use bevel on the end but when i try i get the opposite result or i want remove the edges ... if i select 1 ...
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How to control tube thickness

I have several tube as seen in the below image. A orange color circle seen that is the bevel circle made to the tube. Tube thickness is bigger than the orange circle. I do not want to affect the tube ...
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How do I model a cylinder with rotated diamond-shaped faces and bevel

I would like to know how to rotate the faces of a cylinder while retaining the edge flow so that the square faces will be diamond shaped, I.E. rotated 45 degrees while remaining connected to the mesh. ...
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Is there a Chamfer modifier like 3d max in blender?

I am 3d max user and i am used to chamfer and turbosmooth workflow in 3dmax. The chamfer modifier in max takes into account the smoothing groups and bevel edges accordingly. Then adding turbosmooth ...
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Sqorus with rounded edges?

Seems sqorus was removed in blender 2.7.x so I used add mesh -> extra -> beam builder instead. How do I make this have rounded edges? If I add bevel modifier to it, it looks completely messed up. ...