Questions tagged [edges]

An edge is a line segment connecting two vertices. An edge always connects two vertices by a straight line. The edges are the “wires” you see when you look at a mesh in wireframe view. They are usually invisible on the rendered image. They are used to construct faces.

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Scale edges inward evenly

I don't know which title suit my question the best. But essentially what I'm trying to do is to create an indentation inward for each piece of wood that encircle my barrel. The only solution I find so ...
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How to create effect that looks like an acetylene torch cut steel plate [duplicate]

I wanted to have some text cut out of a steel plate, but I wanted hot/glowing edges as if it has just been cut. So far I did Created a plane and bent/dented it with sculpting Add a solidify modifier ...
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How can I get these body segments to seem less 'round'

So you'll see here that the top shoulder piece, even the top arm piece, has these nice edges that create the impression of pieces of denim. But with the lower pieces you can see they sort of round ...
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Bevel and subsurf are weird after inset faces. I used hardops. Simple noob question

I want to have nicely rounded recess, instead I get weird face. I beveled with hardops Subsurfed Now my goal is the left object. I achieved it with boolean. But i find it too long. Instead of I did: ...
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How can I widen a single edge into a face? [duplicate]

Let's say I want to make a triangular floor tile with two materials. I've created the triangular plane and drawn the odd-angle lines that will be the pattern across it. Now I need to offset or widen ...
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Blender not selecting edge (only vertices)

When I select two connecting vertices it should highlight the edge in question for extrusion however, when I try selecting the vertices it won't highlight the edge in between resulting in extrusions ...
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Help with Edge creases, creat folds in corners

I'm trying to make an engine sit ontop of a wing for my spaceship. However, When I don't use edge creases, I get circles.. when I do I get folds in the mesh. here is the Un-sub-D modded mesh: this is ...
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How do I make these green lines in edit mode the default color? [duplicate]

The edges are a green color which make it hard on my eyes to edit this particular object. I was wondering how to return the color of these to default?
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How to delete faces with only one edge connected to mesh?

I think this question must have been asked a thousand times before, but after several attempts to find a solution i am sorry to ask it again: I would like to "delete faces with only one edge ...
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Unable to select edges of cube in blender for trying to create a cut apart uv image

Pic #1 - all edges of cube selected - Hit "A" to unselect Pic #2 shows selecting back upper edge Pic #3 shows moving to front edge - but you can see first edge does not show selected I am ...
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Is it possible to slide and straighten edge loops simultaneously?

My character's sleeve mesh has a number of edge loops which aren't perfectly in the YZ plane (in other words, there is some X deviation and the edge loop doesn't look like a vertical line from ...
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Edit mode vertices getting dragged?

Blender 2.79: I have this problem in edit mode, when I try to move this vertice, it keeps getting dragged away for some reason. I'm trying to create a corrective shape key for this area, the mesh ...
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Why don't my edges bevel in the same direction?

I am working on a project to create a bed frame like the one pictured below. I figured the best way to do so would be some beveling. I was having trouble on the original object. I decided to show my ...
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Box select doesn't select short edges

When I do a box select on an object in edit mode where I only want to select the visible edges, after selecting and zooming in, I see it hasn't selected a bunch of ...
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Problem using Bevel and Subdivision Workflow

I am trying to model a simple piece of a sniper scope. For that I am using a Bevel and Subdivision modifier to get clean and crisp edges when raising the model's resolution. this is what the topology ...
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Missing Edges - How can i fix this?

im new to blender and Im following a tutorial. Yesterday, i was working on vertices and edges to create a 'human face'. i saved it. Today, i opened my file again and i realise that some of the edges(i ...
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How to make Normals on seemingly flat surface smooth

So I'm having this problem where from certain angles this geometry is showing creases where there shouldn't be. Here's the things I've tried: selecting all the geometry that should be level and ...
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What areas of mathematics will help me in creating this add-on?

I want to create an add-on like this. It edits the selected edge, adds vertices to it ( as much as you need - the parameter will be adjusted ), creates the curvature we want. I want to make this add-...
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Problem with bridge connecting to edges of face instead of round extruded part

I'm very new to blender, so sorry if I am asking a dumb question. I have been following the Donut tutorial from Blender Guru and I'm now creating the Coffee cup. The handle is done and I'm now trying ...
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Edge Split disconnecting the edge

I have modelled the following head in Blender 2.90.1: The only modifier on this model is the edge split modifier (30° and Sharp Edges) When i apply the modifier, the edges get disconnected which is ...
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How to fix this mesh issue?

I created an arm, and then a hand separated for it. The arm have less vertices and edges then the hand, so to connect them I had to do like this The problem is those things in the mesh, because one ...
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How to get rid of sharp edges\artifacts in Cycles?

So I imported a model of my sim into blender to mess around with renders and maybe try and make some CC, but (as usually the case with game extracted models) the model has these 'artifacts': How do I ...
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How to automatically rotate an object on its local z axis to make one of its edges parallel to that of another object

I made a video to better explain what I ask in the title. When I say "parallel to this edge" perhaps it would be more correct to say "parallel to the projection of this edge to the ...
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Rough Edges on Icing of Donut

A similar question has been posted previously, but no answer was given that worked for me. I'm following Blender Guru's donut tutorial for this project. In the video, it shows the icing smoothly ...
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How can I best combine different objects in a way that reduces vertices and edges?

New to Blender. Let's say I have a cylinder and rectangular prism that intersect each other along their long sides, like so: I want to merge these shapes in a way that eliminates the intersecting ...
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Why doesn't tris to quads preserve edge loops?

This always happens when I "de-triangularize" a mesh. Why? Is there a way to avoid it? Most of these edge loops are supposed to be near-vertical or near-horizontal.
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Continuation of existing curved edges to close mesh body

I’m totally new to blender; this may be a really obvious question! I just wondered if anybody can help. I created this mesh body I then smoothed the vertical edge vertices.This had the desired effect ...
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Can not join two vertices

I'm a very beginner in Blender. I'm trying to connect two vertices laying on the same plane (these edges were a part of a face that I deleted earlier): But when I select them and press J it shows the ...
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Blender - How to taper a bevel?

I am trying to mimic the design of this piece but I am stuck at creating the corners of the model. How would I bevel an edge in such a way so that the bevel tapers in like shown in the picture? How ...
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How to move an element symmetrically in edit mode

I want to ask how to move an element symmetrically in edit mode. Like this pic, I want this object be wider in both sides, all I know is to do grabbing for both sides relatively, but this is not smart ...
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Remove edges in mirror

I want to modify the topology of a model, but when I was eliminating edge loops with symmetry, I realized that the edges of the opposite side were not erased along with the ones I had selected. Is ...
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stitching uv islands creates sharp edges in new version

so, recentrly this weird thing appeared in blender, whenever I stitching uv islands there is a sharp edge to appear marking boundary of an island that i stitched, but sometimes even random edges
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diffuse map bake shows weird helper edge?

So I have an image texture. And I have a (mesh) plane. And I added a material, the above image texture. And I assigned the material to the plane. I made second uv map, and mapped the plane to the ...
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Scale edges symmetrically, preserving UVs

I want to Edge Slide two Edge loops on Y-axis. Normally, I would press S and Y to scale on Y-axis but that wouldn't preserve the ...
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How do you adjust loop cuts/edge loops after the fact [duplicate]

I have some loop cuts. I have clicked around and done a few more things and now I want to adjust the amount of loop cuts I made a while ago. How do I go in and edit the count of them?
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Need help with subsurf topology issue where large curve disrupts near by edges

I have a mesh that has a long distance between edges to get the required curvature using subsurf modifier. Directly below the centre edge loop of the "large curve" is another set of surfaces ...
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Smoothing Edgeloops

I´m modeling a car at the moment. As main reference i use a Blueprint. In the Prozess i offten get dents because the vertevies alonge the edgeloop are not as smoothed as the car would be (of course). ...
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Create additional Edges when subdividing

When I make clothing and subdivide one piece that I am going to sew together with some other piece, I want addtional edges to be created. So, suppose I have this: In that case, I dont want it to be ...
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Find vertex position on an edge loop (python)

I have a list of vertices that make up an edge loop (the edge of a rectangle with multiple subdivisions, in this case.) I also know which vertices are at the start and end of the loop. What method can ...
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My mesh deforms when I shade smooth

I am modelling a character but wherever I bridge edge loops between hands, feet and arms my mesh doesn’t look good at all when I apply subdivisions or if I shade smooth. I have removed doubles and set ...
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How to get rid of these hard edges after enabling mirror and subdivision modifer? [duplicate]

I've started modeling a character in Blender. The goal is to model half of the character on one side of the origin and use the mirror modifier to duplicate the mesh on the other side of the x-axis. I ...
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Edge Bevel Weirdness

I was working on a model when I encountered this problem while trying to bevel an edge. I'm not sure what's causing this even after I've tried merging duplicate vertices and applying the scale. If ...
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How to prevent Blender from adding sharp edges when editing UV

It's looks like there is a setting to manage it, but I don't know where is it. When I edit UV's, Blender automatically adds Sharp Edges on the boundaries of islands. How can I disable it?
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How to cut at vertex position of another object?

I want to cut the top face of the cube exactly along the bottom edge of the plane. What would be the best way to do that? When I use the knife tool on the cube, it doesn't snap to the vertices of the ...
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Deleting a specific edge without affecting the face [duplicate]

The white edge is the one I am trying to remove, but when I try doing so via delete > edges, It deletes the whole yellow face with it. How can I keep the yellow highlighted face and delete the ...
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After cutting the objects in edit mode, edges become uneven. How smooth?

i cut the backside of the ear and now i want to fill this space again. Because i wanted to have just an ear form. But the edges are uneven and i have no idea, how i could fill this gap again. Could ...
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Let reflections and shadows continue over edges

I've been trying to get this to work for a few days, but I can't seem to find out how. I want to have an object with two colours (materials) reflect light seamlessly. These objects are generated ...
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How do you connect the edge so the end of it is connected to the specific vertex below?

[![enter image description here][2]][2] How do I make it that so that line in the middle(which is coming from yellow to orange) is connected to the orange dot. Not to the dot above like it is ...
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Attempting to remove extra “edges” from truncated icosahedron lead to excessively global consequences

I need a truncated icosahedron. Blender lets me do that with add -> mesh -> math function -> regular solid (assuming the extra plugin is installed.) So far so good. However, the mesh that is ...
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Insert Edge Loop without modifying underlying weights?

New to Blender here! Just a quick one: I'm wondering if it's possible to insert an edge loop on a mesh that already has weights painted without modifying the underlying weights. What I've discovered ...

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