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# 1 28-12-2007, 04:26 PM
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booleen union issues

im currently working through the dragon tutroial and i have go to the point where i must join the leg to the body
but whenever i do boolen union both the leg and the body disapear
any help is much appriciated

# 2 28-12-2007, 04:30 PM
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Its ok problem resolved
i just loaded up my old save of the dragon and it worked
bizare

# 3 28-12-2007, 11:30 PM
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Usually issues like that are caused by poor intersections between the models. Booleans are good WHEN they work, but they are quite picky and only work when everything is perfect.

Glad u got it sorted tho.


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# 4 28-12-2007, 11:40 PM
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cheers
yeah i know there really picky, ive had trouble with them before
its so frustrating

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