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Stubins
07-16-2007, 01:57 PM
I have a poly mesh which has some duplicate faces sitting on top of each other. Is there a script to find these based on one face sitting on top of another? (It's a large mesh and will take me an age to go through and check each face by hand.)
Thanks guys

Robert Bateman
07-16-2007, 02:37 PM
select all the vertices, then merge the vertices with a very small threshold.

Stubins
07-16-2007, 04:15 PM
Hi Rob,
thanks for answering my question. This method just welds the vertices and you still end up with duplicate faces which are a nightmare to find.
Thanks for your help though.

GiantG
07-16-2007, 08:08 PM
Have you tried Selection Constraints?

_stev_
07-17-2007, 05:24 AM
I believe poly cleanup will find duplicate faces. Under Mesh > Cleanup... (Maya 8) or Polygons > Cleanup (Maya 7). In Maya 8 the option is called Lamina faces.

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