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Old 17-07-2008, 12:33 AM   #1
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I just created an object that looks similar to a Sci-fi pipe in an alien ship or factory.
This piece should in the end by duplicated along a curve to form the whole pipe.
I do kot know how to duplicate it along a path though... :blush:

If anyone can help me with my problem, it would be appreciated.
Thanks in advance!
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I could be misunderstanding the question but did you try extruding along a curve?
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No, you got my question wrong (but thanks anyway ):
What I am trying to do is basicly trying to duplicate a sphere along a curve, for example I make an irregular curve/line, and then make a sphere, which I then duplicate say 10 times along that path.

Hope you understand...
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Ohhh, ok. you can create animate snapshot or dupe the object xx times then snap align along curve (you may have to use the rebuild curve operation to get even spacing).
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hope this helps ... if its what your looking for.

http://www.9jcg.com/tutorials/dong/d...long_curve.swf
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Thank you for your help!

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