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Old 26-10-2002, 04:32 PM   #1
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Default Making circle extrudes

i normally use booleans and doo this... but is there a way to extrude circle "faces" or any other thing...
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Old 26-10-2002, 05:27 PM   #2
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Not sure what you are trying to do, but if you've got a polygonal circle, just select the face and choose the extrude face tool. But somehow I don't think that's really what you are asking.
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Old 27-10-2002, 02:01 PM   #3
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Default no thats not what i mean.

i mean can i extrude a circle "face" on a cube???
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Old 27-10-2002, 02:04 PM   #4
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Yes you can ...

However, I would like a picture or something to see what you are really trying to ask us about.
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Default for example

for example i have a cube primitive on my screen.
can extrude out a circle face?? instead of a square one?
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Old 27-10-2002, 02:06 PM   #6
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one sec... let me take a screenshot... just a second
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Hmm, I see what you mean, of course you can, provided you actually have a circle face to extrude.

Iīd guess youīd have to split some faces to get this face or something. I donīt know how to create the face though ... I suppose Split Polygon tool doesnīt work for this one. (hell! thatīs a lot of tweaking to do!)
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Give us a clue tariqrf.
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i mean .... sorry no screenshots

there is a cube on my screen... i select the top face... the i click extrude face... i want a circle one... instead of a square
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You would have to create a circular face using Split Polygon or any of the other available poly tools. It is impossible (as far as I know) to extrude anything other than the face's shape.
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i know how to split and make an almost circle face but i was looking for an easier way.. now i guess there is no way!!
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