View Full Version : Knee Pad Rigging

05 May 2003, 07:01 PM
I wanted to know if any one had any neet ways of rigging a knee pad on. So that when the knee rotates the knee pad stays facing forward, with out rotating with the knee.

05 May 2003, 07:11 PM
Have the knee pad a separate object and rotate constrain it to a null that is facing forward..


05 May 2003, 07:29 PM
Wow that was quick.
Thanks for the reply thats prety nifty, I have never look at like that. I wrote a script that said when the joint rotates rotate the knee pad in the negative direction, and I multyplied by .7, and for the position I just parented.

05 May 2003, 08:57 PM
Well.. you could do that too :)

It just depends how the knee pad you have would work.. and how much extra work you would like to do.. :)


05 May 2003, 09:08 PM
Yes the wonderfull way of doing the same thing in 5 different ways.
Thanks for taking the time to read the post.

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