please help - Flex tube texture anyone?

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  12 December 2012
please help - Flex tube texture anyone?

Hi there,

could anyone help me out? I need a metal texture, like you have it on a flex tube (see image). Seamless would be nice, but not necessary...

thanks,
mickna
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  12 December 2012
This one

http://www.3dmax.de/neu/download/ma...Galerie/CFK.zip

looks like a good starting point.
 
  12 December 2012
Hi scrimski,

thank you.
However, this is more like carbon....
Right now I use a carbon texture, but it is different than this flex grid with fine strands of metal.

But thank you for sharing this
Und Gre nach Berlin.
 
  12 December 2012
Actually it is carbon

I'd use a long stretched noise map for bump and spec of the metal strands. The weaving is thetricky part but I th it can be achieved quite easily with a tileable map. There are tutorials for that or premade ones.
http://www.texturemate.com/content/...otoshop-or-gimp
 
  12 December 2012
Thank you again. Nice link
Ok, I'll paint a little bit.
 
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