orient object to face?

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  05 May 2009
orient object to face?

I have an object that I want rotated to be aligned to a face of another object. Is there a quick way to do this? I can eye-ball it but I was wondering if there was some quick method I was missing.
 
  05 May 2009
in maya2009 there is the snapTogetherTool under modify
 
  05 May 2009
I would use HKLocalTools but thanks tbaypaul for pointing that out.
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  05 May 2009
I use Localtools all the time but it just changes the pivot, it can't reorient the object another face AFAIK - thanks for the snaptogether tip. I'll check it out.

edit: wow, that tool is great.

Last edited by cgbeige : 05 May 2009 at 01:16 AM.
 
  05 May 2009
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