Join Veejay Gahir for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding button recesses with Boolean operations, part of Modeling an F1 Wheel in Maya.
This video i'm going to show you how to add…the recesses, onto the body for the buttons and dials.…To chapter three, let's go straight to file 03_01_F1_Button_Recess.…If we take a look at the layer editor on the right hand side,…the very top, this is going to be the end result of this particular video.…Let's hide that layer and open up the next…two layers, to show the cutters and the chamfer.…So we're going to use the Boolean operation for this particular example.…Where we would select the body, and then…we would select the cutter, and perform the operation.…
So before we get started, I want to show…you something on our shelves at the very top.…You'll see that I have a shelf called F1 Shelf.…If you haven't had a chance to populate…a custom shelf for yourself, you can import my…one, and you can start using this to show you how it can speed up the workflow.…Simply go to the left hand side into the arrow, let's go to Load Shelf.…Go to the desktop, exercise files 03.…And in there there's a folder called F1, and…
This course uses an F1 wheel as an example project, but the techniques can be applied to any other automotive or consumer product. For more information, watch the first part of this series, Sketching an F1 Wheel in SketchBook.
- Importing the reference image
- Snapping polygons
- Creating quads and solids
- Adding chamfered edges
- Mirroring across a center line
- Adding buttons and handles
- Positioning lights
- Setting up your render
Skill Level Intermediate
Sketching an F1 Wheel with SketchBook Prowith Veejay Gahir26m 57s Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Creating the Main Body
3. Creating the Buttons
4. Creating the Handle
5. Additional Components
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