Maya Training

Creating characters In Maya and Zbrush

Maya Training

Creating character renders in Maya 2017 and Arnold

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware
You are here > Home > SimplyMaya Community Forums

Welcome to Simply Maya

Please Sign in or Sign up for an account

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Old 01-08-2007, 08:02 PM   #1
sjtaylor84's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: England
Posts: 102
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default IK problems with a TSM2 rig

Hi everyone,

I started using The Setup Machine 2 as I wanted to quickly get animating and so far so good, only problem is I don't 100% understand the rig. I've got to a certain point in a short animation where I want my character to grab and tug on this pole but I can't work out how to do that with the rig TSM has created! I understand it has something to do with switching between FK and IK in the arms but that's about all I know. Please could someone have a look at my file to point me in the right direction?

The link to the file (maya 8.5) is:

Many many thanks in advance!
Simon :-)
sjtaylor84 is offline   Reply With Quote

A little bit about who we are
Links you might find useful
Catch up with SimplyMaya
SimplyMaya specialises in Maya tutorials. We offer over 1,000 individual Maya training videos, ranging from basic Maya tutorials through to intermediate Maya tutorials. Our tutorials are created by instructors with industry experience and are designed to get you up and running in Maya quickly without making it seem like hard work.

Copyright © 1999-2017 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.