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Old 01-05-2003, 11:28 AM   #1
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Default Blowing stuff up ! (Explosions)

Oke, I am back again...

I have a simple question. I have a model and Iwant to blow it up in gods now how many pieces, including a nice explosion and fragments and other stuff :-)... how do I do that !
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Havent' played with it but there is a shatter in the dynamics
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tnx.. I have been so focused on modeling that I forget that there are also other tools in maya.. and when you want to do other stuff... we bump in to a problm. I wil have a look at the shatter !.
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you can cut the ship up with the cut faces tool then apply a field to all the peices so they blow out like a explosion then apply a gravity field so they fall down to earth
hope that helps
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Old 01-05-2003, 03:19 PM   #5
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welcome back mate - here you go!

http://www.simplymaya.com/movie_page...html?tut_id=48

and here is the fibnal AVI:
http://www.simplymaya.com/vip_movie_...lxploddivx.zip
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Thanks Kev!

And Welcome back Protheus!
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Well.. tnx all.... so I see the site has been much, very much changed... all to the better !
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dude can u post it when u finish it?
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definitly !!!.. I will start blowing stuff up....
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Any news yet on your progress?

Don't worry, we will wait

After all, it's summertime!
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Well..... yes and no... Last week my HD crashed !.. so i lost 6.0 GB of data incuding the explosion... .. Now I am trying to figure out how I did it again !...... Computers ! major headache ..
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Say no more

Just a week or so ago, the same happened to me, and I've only just got back up and running

Good luck bud!
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I hate computers sometimes. Sometimes I wish I was a garbage man an not a administrator !!!.. hahaahha
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Yeah, I wanted to be a garbage man once myself, but I'm DEATHLY affaid of needles, and I heard that they have to get regular shots for tetnus etc. and that just made me change my mind LOL.


...yeah... I'm a wussy when it comes to needles. hehe..
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hahah.. I don't care you can poke me with needle anytime, I do not mind. I also do not mind to go to the dentist. The only thing I hate is going to the barbershop !.. I hate getting my hair cut !
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