Questions tagged [bevel]

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

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How to add a uniform complex shape to a high poly geometry?

Can anyone help me understand how to add this kind of ring geometry for a high-poly mesh: It almost feels like the author simply selected an edge loop on a high poly mesh and applied some action that ...
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create flat faced edge

im relatively new to using blender and i was wondering if anyone could help me find the quickest way to create a flat face on an odd angle with more than 3 vertexes. Here is an example of what im ...
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Add bevel without adding vertices or changing normals

I'm trying to add a tiny bevel in my low poly model. I want the bevel to be "curvy" but keep original faces flat. In theory I can achieve this if I don't add vertices or modify normals. This is my ...
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Bevel (modifier) each individual vertex

Is there a way (addon or similiar) to bevel vertices individually. The Bevel modifier clamps all vertices the same, I would like it to clamp each vertex individually. This is the behaviour I would ...
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Is it possible to assign a bevel curve to an armature like an object?

I couldn't find an answer for this, so I'm asking here: I have some bevel curves on my player model and I've used automatic weights to rig the character except the bevel curves that I've used for the ...
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Is it possible to colour or put textures on Bevel curves?

So with my model, I've been struggling to create hair because it always looked weird or off and recently I discovered the "Bevel Curve" addon and it's an absolute lifesaver. So I converted the ...
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Connecting two curves with same number of vertices

I'm looking to connect two curves. One duplicated from the other and then modified. They have the same number of vertices. While a more broad question than this example, I'm trying to connect a top ...
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Help with bevel

I´m making a model of an arabian-looking room. When I finished the basic modeling I decided to apply to it a bevel modifier. I selected all the edges in 90 degrees and used the shortcut Ctrl + B but ...
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modeling with curves (coming from C4D) [closed]

I'm learning Blender, coming from some basic experience with Cinema 4D. C4D leans heavily on spline-based modeling, and I'm trying to transfer those skills into Blender's curves when appropriate — e.g....
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Trying to apply curve bevel to curve

Newbie here. I'm trying to apply a bevel (curve) to an outline (curve) and it's basically blowing up. I think it's because the scale is off or point of view/origin but I'm not sure. Below is what is ...
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2 curve 2 different results

I have 2 curves name Top curve and Bottom curve and bevel with name bevel pipe. In the curve bevel i have given both the curve same bevel but the result to the top is thick (yellow color) and the ...
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Bevel tool doesn't work with this model

B4 its been working fine, sort of. But this time it won't bevel this particular part. It basically adds something like a loop cut to the face.
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How to bevel only one end of a cylinder?

I'm trying to make a cylinder with one end beveled and the other end sharp edged, like a bullet shape. But whatever I do blender alway bevels both ends. I tried creating a vertex group with all the ...
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Beveling along a straight path — why does size change? [duplicate]

I'm trying to sweep a profile curve along a path curve, where the path curve (the one to which I'll apply the bevel) is a simple set of straight lines and right angles. When I set the path curve's ...
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Is it possible to get automatic smooth edges with flat faces without adding geometry?

I'm new with Blender and this seems like a simple thing but I haven't been able to find the answer. The only way I've been able to find to get smooth edges while retaining flat faces is to add extra ...
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How to bevel correct way [duplicate]

I have made the svg file and imported and then converted to curve. As i have make with the red is my original mesh and the below is unmark bevel mesh. I want my mesh to be bevel from the center and ...
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'context' error when trying to bevel an object with Python

I need some code to do Bevel-operation within a Python script. Ultimately I need a series of blocks (32) in different sizes and in which each is bevelled on one side to be exported as STL-file for use ...
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Rounding ends in rectangle [duplicate]

I have a problem with rounding rectangle. I know how to round a cube, but not how to evenly round a rectangular prism. When I use bevel, it does not seem to bevel evenly. But I want to do it correctly....
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Rounding Evenly the Edges of a Scaled Cube

I have a question about rounding the edges (of a cube). For example, I have a simple cube. What I don't get is how do I round the edges (like on an iPhone): I tried to do something like this, but ...
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How much should I bevel?

I want to know how the shape, size and material of an object would affect its bevel? (for it to have closer to realistic bevel, for photo-realism) For example in the real world how would the bevel ...
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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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Is there a hotkey to set bevel weight?

Is there a keyboard shortcut I can use to set the edge bevel weight?
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Subdivision, rounded edges problem

I'm trying to create a door handle with smooth rounded edges, like this: I'm having a problem when trying to bevel or apply a subdivision surface modifier, mainly that I'm not able to correctly apply ...
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How to bevel this simple edge?

I need to bevel the edge inside the red square to make it round maintaining the top edge flat. It's very simple geometry but I don't get it. Can someone help me with this? Thanks.
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Bevel constantly regardless of face size (don't stretch bevel) [duplicate]

I want to bevel a rectangular prism, but when I stretch the prism, instead of keeping the same bevel, the bevel stretches as well. How can I get the bevel to stay the same size while the prism is ...
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Curve bevel only beveling half a circle

I beveled a curve grid with the built-in bevel option. The problem is, it's only beveling half of the circle... it's such an annoying little thing, can someone help? Here is a screenshot of an ...