Extending polygons


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Extending polygons

Throughout the last set of videos, you have seen how just taking simple shapes, editing their edges, using the Move tool, Shear, and Bend can create a pretty nice-looking object. But what about creating something a little more organic, like a hose? How would you extend those polygons? I am working with version 6, and then we saved it incrementally to 001. So you can load that up. And then I'm going to save this incrementally again as version 2, and this is the one we are going to be editing right now. What I want to do is create a hose coming out from this piece right here that we created, that we used the Bend tool for.

So how would I do that? Well, I'm going to use first the Curve Extrude, and what I want to do is select that polygon. So let's go to the CenterHose, select that polygon, and then we are going to choose Curve Extrude. In order to keep this exactly where we want, we are going to go to a front view. So Ctrl+Spacebar, get to a front view. And then I am going to click ...

Extending polygons
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Extending polygons provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dan Ablan as part of the MODO 501 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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MODO
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