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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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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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Extrude diagonally between X and Y axis without any movement on Z axis

I'm learning to use Blender and still getting to grips with the basics. I've tried searching for an answer to this, but can't find one. Maybe I'm just not using the correct terms etc in my search. I'...
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Extrusion along a path-keep y-orientation of profile

I want to extrude a modified curve along a spiral path, which still works fine, but I want my profile oriented upright up to the end of the stairs. Right now it tilts - as expected because of the ...
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Is it possible to make inset not behave as edge support for subdivision surface modifier?

I would like to use inset, bevel or extrude tool with subdivision modifier, but when I make more loops they bring out cube attributes- as edge support, I would like that they follow curvature. Is that ...
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Problems with extrusion and subdivision modifier

i'am fairly new to Blender. I am trying to model a simple piano and i think i did a good job so far, however, when i added the subdivision modifier, i've got some weard shapes and i don't know how to ...
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tapering a custom object

I took an flat image of a fish fin and used image J to convert it to a series of points which I connected. I extruded it from 2D image to 3D in inventor, and converted that ipt file to an stl file. I ...
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Extrude acting like move blender 2.8

I'm trying to follow blender guru's tutorials as best I can in blender 2.8, but I've run into a problem while trying to make the coffee cup. I'm trying to use the extrude tool but instead of extruding ...
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Move Faces along individual normals

I need a way to move multiple selected faces along their individual normals. When you google for this you´ll come along this solution. This solution is working exactly the way I would need to but ...
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Face wont scale in proportion

So I've been working on this arch and I have decided that I want the bottom 50cm a little thicker, a skirting type effect. My idea was to take the bottom face, extrude it (z), scale it out to the ...
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When i extrude a error massage apears

Hello i wantet to ask if anybody had this problem before. If i want to extrude anything blender will show me this error message. What can i do to fix this?
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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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Weird spikes when bevel

I'm having troubles when trying to add a bevel to an extruded svg, anybody know why this is happening? Totally new to blender and still have little to none experience in Blender / 3d software. ...
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python script to handle new mesh extruding

i working on a python real time script that run every time I extrude a face in a edit mode so i found that you can use handler to handling the new events in real time but i did't found any option in ...
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Missing edges in edit mode

Why there is no edge inside red circle and why the edges seems to be raised inside blue circle though i didn't extrude those edges? And i didn't use any modifier. It's just in edit mode.
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How to curve cube/rectangular prism along path? Problem with distortion

Ok, so basically I need to create a low poly cord, where the actual cross section of the cord is always the same square shape/size but it can turn/bend at angles as I choose to model it. Ive looked/...
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How to control how a loop-cut will work?

I have been trying to learn the basics of Blender and am slowly getting how it works. But for this project I am trying to make a basic room with a door one end and a fireplace in another wall. So far,...
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3D extruded Bezier not filling

I Have an object made out of 2 merged Bezier curves (one 2D and one 3D) that I extrude in the Z-Axis and I can't manage to fill the object. I know this is a typical issue but I could not find my way ...
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How do I remove the original faces when extruding with Bmesh?

I followed this and ended up with a closed mesh. ...
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Extrude individual showing pink lines when I extrude and won't repeat last steps when I press shift + R

Whenever I extrude an individual plane, it keeps showing pink lines and won't repeat last steps when I press Shift + R
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Construct objects from SVG silhouettes

If I have multiple SVG files forming (the outline of) the silhouette of an object from varying different angles, is there a simple way to combine these to create the object (to the limit of the ...
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how do i cut a model with selected mesh

i am new to blender and i got into it because i didn't have any modeling software that could do what i needed. In the picture you see a car model the windows on the side need to go but how do i get ...
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How to make sunken grooves?

I know this seems like a rudimentary question, but I can't seem to depress faces and vertices to look like they do in the picture. Here is what I am trying to model: Here is my screenshot of the ...
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Extrude curved surfaced by a constant distance

I'm trying to extrude an area inwards, so that the new boundary is a constant distance from the old boundary. Essentially, the piece now has exactly the same size and shape as the hole that I have, ...
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Extruding Faces, uv messes up

So I have a uv,unwrapped cube, but when I use the extrude tool to make part of it stick out, the sides of the extruded segment have different uv wrapping, which causes issues: It looks like that ...
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Extruding horizantally when I want it to go vertically, and vice versa

Here is a gif of what's basically happening. But if that doesn't help, I'm trying to extrude a cylinder in the right direction, but to contract and expand the extrusion I have to move the cursor ...
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Paint? Extrude?

I'm relatively new to blender and though i find a lot of it quite intuitive, there is much i have to learn. My project is the Musical Box from Camberwick Green (many under 40 and not raised in UK will ...
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Extrude shape on a path from illustrator?

I have an illustrator path that I want to bring into Blender3d and extrude a circle on and close the shape at the ends. Almost like a long skinny balloon that is used for balloon animals. Or a tube ...
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Displace Earth Terrain with Transparency

I am animating a logo for a local church and I am quite the perfectionist. I need to extrude the land from Earth without a center/water/core. I have created the wire frame already thanks to various ...
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Extrude face along normal, following connected edge (extend geometry)?

I want to extrude a face in Blender along its normal, but I also want the vertices to follow their connected (but not selected during the extrusion) edges. This means that the vertices would move ...
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Every time I try to extrude a bone and select a part of it individually in object mode, they automatically group together. Why?

If I'm unable to select a single bone in order to parent it to my object. To my understanding (I'm still very new to all of this), in order to parent a bone to mesh or my object, I have to select the ...
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Extruded shapes get extra faces, segments

I have a set of contours (2D shapes) that I'm extruding into 3D. But I get some weird behavios when I try to extrude infinitesimally thin edges. These images illustrate what is happeneing. Notice ...
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How to extrude alpha texture

With the reference video from zbrush (reference video) Is there any way to extrude alpha texture as shown in the video. Any suggestion or how it work. How can i use the Alpha texture and extrude them....
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Can I extrud multiple faces according to weight of a vertex group

Can I extrude multiple faces each one of them separated , according to weight of a vertex group
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How to Thicken Walls Without Hollowing Them? Please Help

I have this design and am trying to thicken the bottom/side walls while keeping the insides the same shape/size. I have tried the solidify modifier but the walls cant be hollow. I found the same ...
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Fill out the stick man

I have a very simple stick man in Blender 2.8, I'd like to give him somewhat more of a rounded body. So, instead of the edges and vertices he is made of now, I'd like to give him thicker limbs and a ...
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Can't extrude plane consistently, sometimes just showing lines instead of full surface

I am trying to make a box layout (not folded yet) starting with a square plane. I was able to extrude the right side. But when I try to extrude the left side, only 2 lines are showing instead of the ...
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How to extrude SVG path, and apply an image texture to one face?

I'm trying to figure out how I can extrude a logo, and apply an image to just one face of the extruded shape, but I'm struggling. My process thus far is as follows: - Import SVG - Scale it up - in ...
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how to stretch part of object

How can I stretch a part of an object ? I selected one side of the area I'm hoping to stretch (just want to add 2/3 cm) but if I press E (extrude) it's going in a weird angle, and don't seems to be ...
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Extruding edges into cards?

I'm modeling cacti at the moment and wondered if it was possible to use the base shape's edges to create needle cards somehow. I've tried to duplicate the wanted edges into a separate object from ...
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Blue edge type for border of the mesh

When I extrude a border, it still stays indicated as a border in blue, even if two faces are on the same edge. Is it normal ? How to remove this blue? color explained in: Rendering » Freestyle » ...
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Why scaling in a mirror doesn't work?

I'm trying to scale an object, it's near the border with the mirror effect. I extrude a face and then scale it, I want the face to be balanced in the centre, but what I obtain is a different scaling ...
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Can't select vertex to use function “E”. Function “E” Falling

I'm following this tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTIQ7KNM4XI But when i do the function "E" (extrude) and stop and try to extrude again, it dosn't work correctly.
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Can you extrude along custom normals?

Here's a UV sphere; a panel has been cut into it. These are its vertex normals: These are its face corner normals: These are its face corner normals under a Data Transfer modifier from an intact ...
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How to randomly extrude each face on an object using Python scripts?

I'm trying to write a script that'll automate the extruding process for each face selected. I want the extrusion distance to be generated randomly within a certain range for each face. Thanks. enter ...
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Merge 2D irregular shapes to generate 3D solid

I have 2 SVG shapes. Consider them as top and bottom faces of an object. I want to 'blend' one shape to the other to create a 3D solid. They have a differing number of vertices. Am I able to do this ...
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Extrusion for 3D printing

I am trying to make this into a solid object so it could be 3D printed. In other words I am trying to make this into a rectangular prism with the trench engrave in the prism. So I want to extrude the ...
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how I could extrude an object so that it is not a 2D object?

Beginner in blender. Wanted to know how I could extrude this object so that it is not a 2D object. In other words I want to make this object able to be printed in a 3D printer.
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Right Clicking Only Extrudes?

I'm trying to move a vertice but whenever I right click, rather than moving it, I extrude from it? Is this an option I've accidentally toggled? And if so how do I untoggle it?
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How do I scale in the sides of a cylinder without it getting distorted?

In this tutorial: ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QbSmoZCrP8I&t=335s&index=2&list=WL ) Steve extrudes a circle and then scales in the sides after adding 2 edge cuts. I have 2 questions....