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Old 30-11-2004, 02:39 PM   #1
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Default Car wheel/tyre


what would be the best way to make a wheel/tyre?
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I'd probably make a cylinder for the main wheel shape and for the treads, make a strip of detailed geometry and duplicate them along the surface of the wheel.
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A bump or displacement map for the thread can also work. Bob
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hi guys , i may can help :bandit:

First : Start with a plane 200x25 with 14 segments. these numbers will vary slightly depending on what type of tread your modeling.
then Extrude , duplicate ur unit with (55 to 56 ) units , then make them all groub and finally Bend them tell u have ur final rounded tyre tube Wooooow nice , is it ?!
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