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Old 27-03-2003, 09:06 AM   #1
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Default creating waves

just wondering if there is a quick way to produce a ripple effect on an object (in this case a cylider)

im going for a stargate look...eg ripples etc

any ideas how to do this?

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Old 27-03-2003, 09:58 AM   #2
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look at the non-linear deformers under the Deform menu.. I bet you will find somthing usefull there ..
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yeah..thats what i have tried but it didnt effect my object

are there any other techniques?
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Your object need to have enough geometry to get deformed.. a 1 x 1 x 1 box dont have much geo to actually get deformed much ..
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yeah...created a 6 x 6 x 6 one still nothing..
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When you apply the deformer, you have to change the values of the deformer. Its default set to do 0 deformation (but I guess you have tried that allready)

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completely offtopic, but im the biggest SG fan in the world
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