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tijra
03-25-2004, 02:47 AM
how do i mirror in blender

hanspb
03-25-2004, 11:12 AM
Well, I guess that depends on what you mean by mirror.

1) Making a reflective surface
2) Making a mirrored copy of an object
3) Modelling on one half of the object while the other half is a mirrored and instanced copy, updating in real time.

;)

tijra
03-27-2004, 09:52 PM
#2. I modeled the half a car and i want to duplicate and connect the vertices so i have a whole car

wolfmanyoda
03-27-2004, 10:33 PM
Hey, I didn't know about number 3, that sounds cool.
How do you do that?

dreamsgate
03-28-2004, 04:41 AM
to achieve #3

select object press alt + D
mirror new object (M and choose menu option that you want)
enter edit mode, all changes to one side
update on other side

shamyl
03-28-2004, 08:15 AM
You press
alt+D
Enter
N
In sizex put -1.000
I list, this always in way object

Other one forms in way edition
You select all the vertices that you want to reflect
You press:
Shift+D
Enter
M
And there choose the axis that your you want
They are the methods that I use

wolfmanyoda
03-28-2004, 12:45 PM
Thanks, usually I would model one half and then copy+mirror it and put it together.
This way seems like it will be easier to spot my screw ups when they happen.:thumbsup:

bbirras
04-02-2004, 02:19 AM
instead of "help" you could have posted your question right away.
pls help, etc. is just so general.............
anyway , welcome to the club:thumbsup:

tijra
04-08-2004, 12:21 AM
Ya but know people can keep asking questions if there in need of help. Well anyways i have another question. I have seen some tutorials to get the armatures but they wont work at all so if somene could help or point me to some more tutorials on armatures.

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