X-Particles 3.5 Problem with particle paths and stops

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  02 February 2018
X-Particles 3.5 Problem with particle paths and stops

Hi everyoneI'm using X-particles 3.5 and I have a small problem, maybe someone can help me?I would like to lead my particles along a path, like a road, and in a certain position tell the particles to stay, like in a traffic jam on a highway. with the help of a xp-speed Modifier.The problem: The particles hold still at the path, but they slowly leave the path. I need them to stay at the path. Exactly like in a traffic jam. The single particles are like cars, stuck in a traffic jam and after a while they should "drive" again on the "highway" or the path.It would be quite helpfull, if anyone had a solution for this. Here is my example. And thanks so far.

Greetings
Sarkaut

Here is the file

Last edited by kobo2000 : 02 February 2018 at 06:06 PM.
 
  02 February 2018
You can add a Change Speed Action in the xpFollowSpline in the tab "Actions at the End of Spline".
You might want to set the Speed in the Change Speed Action as absolute.
Is that what you're trying to achieve?
 
  02 February 2018
Hellodsp_418,
Thank you for your reply.
the particles are related to action, but you can select any falloff for the loss.
I want to do next. the particles should go on a spline and in a fieldfor example 2 cm in second 3 should because the particle will slow down, then in the second 5 should the particles which langs Ammer geworgen, go back quickly.

Last edited by kobo2000 : 02 February 2018 at 06:20 PM.
 
  02 February 2018
can anyone help me? or I have printed out wrong? is my problem understandable?Thanks for any help
 
  02 February 2018
Hi dsp_418,thanks for your post again, it helped ever.
the difference is my emitter is an object >>> spline, and in your example, the emitter is an Rectangle.

thanks for your helpagain.

Last edited by kobo2000 : 02 February 2018 at 10:22 AM.
 
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