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extrude Nurbs paths horizontally

When I create a NURBS path then extrude it in the geometry settings it extrudes up. How do I get it to extrude horizontal
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Extrude along normals, stuck going diagonally instead of inwards/outwards

Folllowing a tutorial series and for the love of me can't get Blender to replicate what Alt+E > Region (Vertex Normals) does in their example. Select all linked geometry Alt+E > Region (Vertex ...
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Blender extrude along normals

Hello I am new ot Blender. So even when i am choosing "Extrude faces along normals". Getting this result. It isnot filling gaps of corners. How can i fix that?
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Help with adding extra faces for extruding

So I added an edge loop to my model so I could extrude part of the face out. When I try to select the face I made, it selects the old, larger face that was there.
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Arrange selected vertices in a curved shape

I have a cube and by subdividing faces, now I have a bunch of vertices in each face. How can I arrange some selected vertices in a curved shape (they are now in a straight line shape)? Then I want ...
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Is there any ways to extrude(or offset) faces that already have mapping?

Hello would anyone please advice any good ways(modifier?) to extrude the existing faces that with mappings like the following picture shown? I want them extruded proportional. The picture shown was ...
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Make plan that has vertex that match the grid

I am sorry if this has been asked before, but I couldn't find it. I want to be able to add a plane, and have that plan create a vertex at each grid point as I extrude it. When you first add a plane ...
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Extrude removes material

When I try to extrude faces on a pipe it removes material from the base.
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How to extrude rounded and smooth?

I have a following problem: I have a sphere and I want to extrude particles out of it like so: But I want the extrusion to be rounded like in this picture: What kind of settings do I miss please?
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Extruded edge problem

I am an absolute beginner with Blender. I have a question about extruding meshes. I have done a simple extrusion on a subdivided plane. However opposing corners of the model have different shaped ...
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Problems with extruded curve and solidify modifier

I'm relatively new to blender and am having issues with a curve that has a solidify modifier applied to it. I'm trying to 3d print cookie cutters and need to take custom curves, extrude them to a ...
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Any extrusions (including solidify modifier) only extrude faces in global y axis, rather than using normals [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a shirt for a model by extruding some faces out a bit, but no matter how hard I try, the faces won't extrude properly. I've scoured the internet already, but haven't had any luck ...
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Extrude doesn't work “Traceback (most recent call last)” error message

I was using edit mode for some basic modeling and animation. But, in the day after that, I opened the file and it's verticies/edges/faces wouldn't extrude, with a giant python related error message ...
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Extruding a form along a curve + rotating it [duplicate]

Is there a way to control the rotation of the extruded mesh along the curve? To show what I want to do: And this is what I got so far Don't worry about the overall proportions and the mat (still ...
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How to get a straight bevel on a path? [duplicate]

I want to create a border for a window. The bevel object is a simple shape. The path isn't closed and has an opening at the bottom. Both vertex point has the same values on the x-axis. Also, the scale ...
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Best way to model a curved object in real size

I am trying to create borders for scalextric slot car curves. I have a couple made but it was pretty painful, TBH. There are four sizes of curves and, obviously, two borders for each type. The ...
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extrude menu Alt E limited

I'm trying to extrude edges of a cylinder keeping the same orientation, it is oblique so I try extruding using the menu alt E, but it is limited to 2 choices, I don't get the extrude along normals ...
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Need to Fix Broken Edge Loop?

I'm trying to create a nightstand that has these inset circular handles. See below: However on the bottom drawer handle, the edge loop of the circle is broken in two halves so I can't use the extrude/...
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How do I extrude in the direction the vertices are facing?

It seems that Blender randomly selects when to extrude on a locked axis or projected from the viewport. How do I extrude so that it locks on the axis the vertices are facing?
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extrude works like ctrl + extrude

When I hit e without holding ctrl it extrudes by units. When I hit e holding ctrl it extrudes normally. How to swap that? Sorry for my english and thank you for your help.
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adding detail (extruding a grill type part at top) to a box mesh without affecting lower part of mesh

Hello all I'm still learning Blender and I am stuck understanding the best way of adding some extruded parts to the top of my mesh. Im modelling a Glock 17, its fairly blocky so thought it might be an ...
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Extruding, right-clicking, then scaling moves some vertices to the wrong place

Here's the image: It starts like this before I perform the procedures in the title: Here's the file:
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How to extrude a bone using Blender's Python API?

Assuming that I have selected a bone in the scene, how can I extrude it either from either tail or head and position the new bone somewhere in the space using Blender's Python API? In Edit Mode, I ...
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Extruding edges on the plane

When I extrude my edges, they extrude at an angle. I'm trying to make the clothing pattern for a dress, so all the vertices should be on one plane. I'm working on the neckline now (see image). I want ...
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Extruding straight down

I'm new to blender and I don't even seem to be able to extrude my faces straight down. I'm creating the base mesh for a shirt, but I keep extruding faces at different angles. Some help would be ...
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Extruding a circular shape from a non-circular object

I need to extrude a circular shape from a surface that's basically just a grid of quads. What's the best practice to do this without screwing up the topology too much? I basically want to have a ...
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Extrude on Vertex Normals Broken

Median Point is set. And normals seem to appear correct. How do I fix this issue? This geo was first a mirrored object and it has an instance.
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Extrude object along curve not working

I'm trying to create a series of arches based on a single molding profile. I've created each arch as a curve and the plan was to then take the profile (a single face at the moment) and extrude it ...
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Using a custom object to “hollow out” that same object?

I'm a total Blender noob here, so I apologize in advance if I seem to have trouble understanding. I'm trying to create a "picnic basket". I created a simple trapezoid by extruding then resizing a ...
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I get weird shapes when I extrude and scale a mesh

I am currently doing the doughnut tutorial, part 6, from this link, and I am now supposed to model a plate. Unfortunately whenever I copy the instructions, I get these really weird shapes and my plate ...
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How do I choose a specific vertex to be extruded with Python?

I am a newbie here. I tried to write python script by copying and pasting commands from the top scripting window in Blender. I met a problem when trying to extrude an object programmatically. Here is ...
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bmesh.ops.extrude_face_region leaves a face behind, why?

I am running blender 2.79, this has burned a lot of my time today trying to figure this out. I have a couple function calls ...
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Extrude/scale on cylinder

I'm trying to make a window in a tower but the tower is made with a cylinder (32 vertices), set smooth from the left panel (Tools > Transform) and select auto-smoth (30d°) in data panel. The create a ...
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Extruding along vertex normals gives weird result

I know I'm probably making some silly mistake after hours of consecutive work. I have a cylinder representing a gun barrel, and at one point I want to add a 'ring' around the barrel, as shown below. ...
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How to completely reset blender or find missing files

Something is wrong with blender and it's preventing me from extruding so I reinstalled blender twice but it still won't fix. I'd their any other way you can reset blender?
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Long error message when try to extrude and input box is empty? (I can now no longer use blender)

I was making a house in blender using a tutorial. I have not messed with the settings I have only ever added some addons. Today when I went on blender and tried to extrude a circle it did not work and ...
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how to extrude along face normals evenly?

Please see the attached pic. I've researched many ways to extrude faces evenly but none of the methods I have seen will actually do it evenly. They all result in face A being extruded far less than ...
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Add peg hole to each face of a model

Is there a way to add a peg hole to each face of a model? There are a lot of faces, so it would be best if it could be done as one action (perhaps using a script). Note that faces are not all aligned....
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Extrude in python

As in title, I'm trying to extrude mesh via python as I have ~1.5k objects to extrude and when I do it in editor it works perfectly but when I run it via python it always go wrong. It just move face ...
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Extrude Region (vertex normals)

Hi I'm a beginner I just made a couple renders, and I really got into 3D modeling, so I decided to take a Hard surface Modeling course, I was following along and the instructor Extrude the vertices ...
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Draw perpendicular extrudes by left button mouse clicking?

Blender has this cool feature where you can select an edge and left click anywhere on the grid to produce quick extrudes. However, the extrudes can't snap to a perpendicular ( 90° corners) shape. Is ...
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Why my extrude always scaled to 1

so i try to extrude some edge but now if i try to extrude some faces or edges it always scaled to 1 cant doing smooth extrude this is capture of my error
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I cant extrude in Z Axis

Iam attempting to extrude in Z Axis iam pressing E+G+Z but I can't extrude the plane. I am following this tutorial: https://youtu.be/OHg-CHcflPM?t=1299.
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How can I create sets of orthogonal rings on a sphere that I can extrude inward?

I'm trying to make grooves on the surface of a sphere. I can make one set of grooves by making a UVSphere with many rings, and then extruding every third or fourth ring inward individually. However, ...
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Relative scaling complex plane extrude? [duplicate]

I want to scale extruded faces from the complex plane in a way that each faces scale around their own origin. I want it to look like the image on the right, but the default scale works on one pivot ...
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Slide vertices based on angle of adjacent edges

I want to extrude a boundary edge such that angles between any given newly generated perpendicular edge and the edges on either side are equal. That is, I want to do this: The gif was accomplished by ...
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Extruding happens in 2D instead of 3D

I'm a noob to this so its a noob question. When I try to extrude a model it does it 2d instead of 3d. Can someone help me? I've tried looking at videos but none show what I want.
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Subdivison surface awkward when extruding

Okay, I'll keep this question plain and simple. Whenever I have cube use a subdivision surface and attempt to extrude vertices with that cube I get really awkward results because whenever it adds a ...
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(Beginner) Inset weight “extruding” faces individually

Pardon the terminology in the title, just to be clear I don't want to extrude at all, but I have an inset I want to do following along with a tutorial where I have the back of an engine I'm modeling ...
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Extruded symbols going round corners

Bit of and odd issue but i'm trying to model the attached image. I can make the shape and I can model the symbols but i have no idea hows to make the symbols conform to the shape. Any help would be ...