Lofting a wave (includes file)

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  03 March 2013
Lofting a wave (includes file)

HI
I have created multiple splines that have a morpher modifier to replicate the sequence of a breaking wave.
I am having a problem lofting the multiple shape splines.
On the resulting loft the instanced shapes are rotated by 90 degrees resulting in 2 dimensional geometry.
I have successfully created the loft profile that i wanted (included as selection set "working set") but have since changed the splines. My current set that i am trying to loft is named selection set "not working".
I have never really understood lofting and why it moves path / shapes around.
I have tried reset xforms on both path and shape.
max 2012 64 file
any help appreciated.
 
  03 March 2013
have just noted that the gizmos on the working set (path and shape) have y as up whereas in the non working set they have z pointing up.
Should i just adjust pivot on the non working elements and rotate to match?...
will try that.
 
  03 March 2013
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