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Old 03-27-2013, 06:35 AM   #1
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Though ive technically had a class on it and a good while to work in it im still having a bit of headache. Any good tips on unwrapping as I continue to play with it more to get the hang of it?
Old 03-27-2013, 07:59 AM   #2
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Old 03-27-2013, 04:21 PM   #3
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Thanks for the link, reviewed most of that stuff in my class and a little more. Not quite understanding the Pelt Map and when I should use it, let alone any of the peel tools.
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Well that depends on what you're unwrapping. Pelt is spring based so it can stretch the UV er pelt. Peel is a different algorithm that minimises stretching so is better if used on something that doesn't need any distortion like a box. But you have to makre sure there are enough seams or you can get quite a size difference. Try doing a box with both and see.

Generally speaking Peel is newer than pelt so is more likely to give a better result for organic objects too, but sometimes pelt will be better.
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