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Old 13-08-2006, 09:22 PM   #1
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Post need a mel script

Can anyone provide me with the "detachSurface" melscript which works in maya 6.5.This melscript cuts any polygonal object into any no.of desired pieces,by selecting faces.
I'm trying to cut a polygonal Aeroplane into 7-8 pieces,wherein I need the script,which works in maya 6.5.
plz help me out.
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Old 14-08-2006, 01:19 AM   #2
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please dont double post.

Why don't you just use maya's extract and separate tools? or try writing the script yourself

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Thumbs up mel script

I almost forgot about the extract tool...
I just kept on using the seperate tool which gave me a error message.
It worked.
Thanks a lot.
I shall try to write the mel script myself.It can be done.
THANKS for the motivation .
Whenever I'd posted threads on SimplyMaya,Many of my doubts have been solved.
Thanks once again.
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