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02 February 2010, 10:00 PM
Hi guys,
I been searching for a couple of hours online on how to achieve an egg rig that can rotate accordingly, in my search I have found a really sweet rig at

I am wondering though what has this artist/td done to get the egg to rotate accordingly in this fashion?

Any ideas?

02 February 2010, 10:39 PM
Also found this site, which looks interesting, still trying to figure out how to apply it to a 3dimensional egg so that I can translate in x and z and have it rolling as well

02 February 2010, 11:05 PM
Found more research material.

Also please note, I did search on cgtalk but I have yet to find any posts where the answer was completely explored...

02 February 2010, 06:38 PM
Its a cool thread, I would love to know how to do this!

02 February 2010, 07:33 PM
egg one seems to be tricky.. i setup one tyre auto rotate.. file works weel with tre rotation in 2d check out my blog

02 February 2010, 11:43 PM
For wheel rotation I would check out the Mel script done by Duncan called makeRoll. But I cant seem to make it work with an egg. But thanks for the site and the input :) any ideas for this? Your solution to the wheel rotation is very elegant nevertheless.

03 March 2010, 05:11 PM
There are some intresting things going on with an Egg. It's a really good case study. I'll explore this later, don't have tons of time at the moment.

03 March 2010, 09:24 PM
still reaseaching this but I have not found any solutions, :(

03 March 2010, 02:28 AM
One last try!! anyone have any ideas?

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