View Full Version : Multiple extrusions from curves?


terencemace
09 September 2006, 01:12 AM
Is it possible to extrude a circle using multile curves? Obviously I can pick a circle, select extrude along curve, and then select a curve. But can you select MULTIPLE curves?

Thanks....................T

ThE_JacO
09 September 2006, 01:37 AM
first: you're talking multiple curves in a generator that takes 2sets of curves.
do you want multiple curves for the section or for the path or for both?

second: did you try?
not that hard to find out is it?

terencemace
09 September 2006, 01:45 AM
Hi. Yeah, I've been trying. It seems deceptively hard, because I want to extrude a circle using multiple simultaneous selections. I don't want to have to select each curve, which of course, I know how to do.

misterdi
09 September 2006, 03:13 AM
Scripting maybe.

If you first select your profile then select all other path curves, you can use ApplyGenOp("Extrusion", .......) call for extrusion each path curve.

Or another way around, select all your path curves, use pickElement in the script to select your profile curve and ApplyGenOp("Extrusion", .......) for each path curve.

Regards,

Sbowling
09 September 2006, 04:35 AM
Hi. Yeah, I've been trying. It seems deceptively hard, because I want to extrude a circle using multiple simultaneous selections. I don't want to have to select each curve, which of course, I know how to do.

You might be able to script something that will do this.

magnitude
09 September 2006, 11:57 PM
There's a script at xsibase that may work...

http://www.xsibase.com/forum/index.php?board=10;action=display;threadid=23964

daniel77
09 September 2006, 09:17 AM
works like a charm

terencemace
09 September 2006, 02:14 PM
Great! I forgot about that twig script. Thanks for the help guys.

T

terencemace
09 September 2006, 11:43 PM
These scripts worked really well.

Thanks Magnitude.

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