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Blender Extrusion doubles [closed]

If I extrude like i see in tutorials, it doubles the extrusion on the opposite side of the object. for example. Extrude a cube face and the face on the opposite side is extruded as well. New project, ...
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how to change pivot point of extruded text to the edge of extrusion

Is it even possible to change the pivot point of an extruded text to the edge of extrusion? I know how to change the pivot point, but i cannot set it to the edge of extrusion...
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Why is extrude just moving face instead of expanding it?

I have a model like this, planes, surrounded by cubes/ I want to extrude all the faces up to give it a little extra thickness before exporting to Zbrush like this but when I make the extrusion, when ...
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how to buffer the perimeter of an object?

This might be super simple, but I haven't been able to find a way to do this.. Basically, I have a 3D model of some text. The text is white with a slight blue buffer around the letters. This was ...
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Extrude from inside a rounded cube

Huge help: Is there any way I can extrude faces from inside a cube? I ended up with the body shape I want from the mascot I need to make but have now realized I need to pull out the arm (just like the ...
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How to extrude/bloat one mesh until it touches another mesh?

I am trying to graft a mesh of my face onto an octopus and then 3D print the result. I was able to do this in Meshmixer by setting my face as the target and using the "attract brush" on the ...
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Extrude a face then cancel with right click create an edge?

I'm new to blender, and until now there is something that is not clear to me : I've noticed a while ago, that sometimes when i click on a face then click "G" shorcut to move that face, it's ...
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Extruding multiple meshs in blender 2.79 is it possible

i must extrude all of tis mesh one by one
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Extrude edges (or a curve) using an offset/inset to create a mitred patch of faces?

I'm trying to find a way to quickly use a curve or series of edges as an outline for creating a mitred patch of coplanar faces. I guess what I'm actually asking is whether there's a way to draw a ...
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How to extrude tangent to the face only?

I create this pipe kind of thing from curve->bevel. Then convert it to mesh. I want to continue slight extrusion at the end which looks in the continuation only. It is not along any axis. How to ...
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Extending the roof

How do I extend the edge in the correct way? I need to extend the roof 30 cm circa from the wall. But the extrude function only work on the xyz axis. No way I can extend the roof alont its own ...
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Model faces seem to appear in a random area after extending

Sorry if this has been asked before. When I extend a face or point, some of the pieces appear as if they have been ripped/removed from the model and randomly placed in the work area, but can't figure ...
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Extrude by unit amount, not percentage

I've got a simple square plane (Blender 2.83) that is 66 x 66 meters and that I created by first adding a plane, then setting its X and Y dimensions in the n menu ("Item" tab in Object Mode) ...
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Why Extrude Among Normals don't give me same Depth

I try Blender 2.83 and 2.90 and I have the same results. When I extrude face among normals, the 2 faces seems to go on a different depth causing some not even shapes. I try to check Offset Even and ...
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Why does Extrude and Inset not use the same measuring units? [duplicate]

Hello there Community, I'm modeling a simple blocky logo and want to inset and then extrude by exactly the same amount, but this doesn't happen. When I inset a face by 0.00115... and extrude then by -...
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How to extrude along curved path?

Trying to recreate a miniature machine gun in Blender (2.9) - I'm just starting out, so thinking up clever solutions is hit and miss still. I've used 'paths' to get the initial shape of the magasine ...
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Modeling a kitchen sink - Bevel issue

UPDATE: Included the .blend file: Blender novice here. I'm trying to model a kitchen sink and i'm having an issue immediately with trying to bevel a certain edge. I've looked through various of the ...
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How to flatten the transition of the extruded skin modifier

I've a problem with my created model. I use Blender 2.81 for this model and extruded with the skin modifier a character. My problem is now, it gives some sharp edges, if two or more extruderegions lie ...
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problem with extrude tool

My skill are very limited with blender, however I need to print a tool but can't seem to make it properly on blender This is my initial object, but I need to add a additional layer (finer) on the top ...
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How to Extrude Edges separately along different axis

How can i Extrude a Plain like this in Blender, I just transitioned from maya to blender and I never had to deal with this problem till now, I couldn't get the extrude individually tool to work for me
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Extrude faces problem

When I try to extrude the face to make the arms to my character the faces go the same direction but I want to be the opposite direction. Does anyone have any clue how to fix it?
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Slide Edge Tool

Hey i wanted to know if blender has a tool or a Mode where i can slide a edge and "move" it up and downwards along its Vertex normals As Shown here https://youtu.be/vm2g6GXHD4E?t=383 Also ...
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How to model this helix in Blender

Given this simple openscad helix: linear_extrude(height=300, twist=-360, $fn=160) union() { translate([0, 50, 0]) circle(r=10); } How can I model in ...
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How to model panel gaps and door in car models?

Should I model each part separately? Or subdivide the vertices and extrude inward? How do I do that?
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How do I recreate this extrude + bevel effect on a curve? (imported SVG)

I'm new to blender and I'm currently working on an album cover. I'm looking for a way to recreate this bevel effect (see picture below) on my imported SVG, where: The bottom of the extrusion (or the ...
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Having trouble extruding mesh text [duplicate]

I imported an svg of text to blender and converted the text to mesh. After extruding it, it does something funny to the tex (holes in the text). Can anyone help me to extrude it smoothly?
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Issue un-extruding flat bottom of an object

I am extremely new to blender so sorry if there is an obvious solution here. Essentially I extruded the bottom of this object more than I like, so I'm trying to un-extrude it a bit. But when I un-...
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how to extrude an svg on surface of cylinder

I want the fish that sits on the cylinder to extrude out off the smooth surface Much like a fish stamp but on a curved surface. I can get the fish curved on the surface but cannot get it to extrude I ...
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How to expand an object

I have an .stl file of a fan cover. I need to expand it, or stretch it, from the front and pull it out about three times it's depth. I've looked at Youtube videos on extruding and stretching but I can'...
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Blender 2.9 Extrude by 3ft Manually Problem

I've been getting back into Blender after a long time away from it. I used 2.79 a lot before, but since I'm using 2.9 right now, I'm having trouble accessing some features I use to use. I need to ...
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How do I extrude a vertex group in Python, the same way that the 'E' shortcut does it

Been smashing my head against this all day. When I select a vertex group and press E on the keyboard, I am able to extrude the selection to a locked axis/direction that is in line with the geometry. ...
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Blender 2.9 Basic Extrude Issue [duplicate]

Blender 2.9 official Ubuntu Basic scene - default cube - no transforms, global orientation Edit - face select Select face normal to Y axis - press e to extrude - working as I would expect. However, if ...
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How to avoid stretching of textures whiile extruding the mesh?

I am creating a beat/pumping effect animation but when i extrude the mesh with shape keys, the extruding edges are really sharp and also with stretching texture (Fig 2).Also from front view there are ...
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Why am I getting these spikes after Solidifed an SVG file? [duplicate]

So anytime I import an SVG and then apply the solidify tool, it will give me these weird spikes. How can I fix this? Here’s footage of what I mean: https://youtu.be/UqrxbEj0GOs
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How can I use Extrude Faces along normals without making different sizes?

I'd like to make a low poly room in Blender, but when I try to add thickness to the wall and extrude the faces along the normals the smaller sized wall is thicker than the other. I want to make them ...
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Broken text after text being extruded

I'm making 3D text, I got some problem when I added some text and converted the text to mesh and extruded them, here is the step : 1.Add text 2.Converted to mesh 3.Extruded the text Followed by the ...
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What options to grow object?

I tried to animate my object to appearing like from nowhere. I tried to use boolean's intersect modifier so that I had a box over my object which I animated from down to up. Very much the same what ...
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Projected text barely visible

A follow up onto: Blender text not being properly applied onto cylindrical object (Engrave, Boolean Modifier) The to be projected text has been recreated with a higher extrusion value and a bevel > ...
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Blender 2.90: Why is my shading bugged?

Downloaded Blender 2.90 today, coming away from 2.83. Happy with some of the new features the update has to offer, but I've suddenly noticed that the shading on my models is now bugged. Whenever I ...
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no point, segment, face selection options in edit mode after svg import

I should preface this by admitting I'm a complete Blender noob. I have no problem creating basic objects and extruding faces in edit mode. However, as soon as I import an svg that I want to extrude ...
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How to snake extrude in edit mode?

I want to extruding edge/faces with flow movement using my drawing tablet instead of extruding with ctrl+RMB or rapidly type E is there any solution how to do this? (with or without addon)
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Extruding mesh along a path with taper

So after working on this helmet for weeks now, I've hit a snag. I'm trying to extrude part of the mesh along a curve to create the horns. When I try either nothing happens or it just stretches off ...
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How do I remove these cracks from my imported svg. file? I'm trying to extrude it

I'm new to Blender and I'm trying to import an SVG. artwork from Adobe Illustrator into Blender and then extrude it. (I'm using Blender 2.83.5 and Adobe illustrator 2020) I have followed the steps in ...
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Can't extrude edges with individual origins

I'm trying to extrude my edges along a road to create things like gutters, or sidewalks etc. I've tried many different extrude options and none of them seem to extrude each edge in the correct ...
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Tube with variable section

I would like to create a tube which has a square input section, a circular output section and a smooth transition between the two. I would like the tube to follow a curve, so I figured I could create ...
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How to inset and shear polygons evenly?

I have sheared several parts of the mesh on the edge and trying to inset them evenly. I have tried 2 methods (and also reset all transformations just in case it was a scale issue). But both of them I'...
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how do I snap an extruded face to be level

how do I raise the selected face and make it level with the side next to it, ctrl/shift comes close but its off slightly. I would like to not have any faces on the inside as well.
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How to return extrude back to original

What is the best way to recover the extrusion you have performed to your object? Above is just an example, but should describe the case. And I'm not looking for answer like: draw a new sphere. Also &...
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Meshing the path traced by an object moving along an axis

Extruding a face creates new topology containing the volume that the face passed through during a translation. Is there a way to 'extrude' a whole (3D watertight) mesh so that (3D watertight) topology ...
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Issue when extruding inset windows on low poly cars

I am following the Imphenzia make 10 cars in 10min tutorial. At https://youtu.be/YALV3HqfdLY?t=600 he insets then extrudes inwards the windows of all 10 cars at the same time. When I extrude the ...

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