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Old 13-03-2003, 03:43 AM   #1
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Default poly circle

can anyone help me creating a poly circle?
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Old 13-03-2003, 03:48 AM   #2
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What kind of circle? You can use poly cylinder or sphere... But with out more info it had to answer you question.
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just a simply circle - you know, like a nurbs circle...
do u suggest copying an edge of a poly cyl or sphere?
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I would just make a poly cyclinder and sclae it down as low as I can.....
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THX Kurt - i'll try this...
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Yup, there is no such thing like a poly curve as polygons are... well polygons... The most primitive polygon is a triangle...
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Why not try a torus?
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