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by earthling
Thu Sep 05, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: Cylinder with Holes in Top Face
Replies: 11
Views: 6482

Hi, I'm struggling with the same problem. I can make the second circle but 1.) I can't see it when it's on top of the first circle b/c (unlike in the video) the circles are the same color (grey). 2.) When I try to extrude only one circle responds, the other stays flat. Anyone know what I'm missing? ...
by earthling
Wed Sep 04, 2013 3:48 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: Importing Thingiverse files to Blender
Replies: 1
Views: 3794

nevermind. I think I got it.

For any newbies looking for this answer:

Don't try to open the file then choose an application. Download the file, then open Blender, delete the default objects, then go to "file", "import", then choose your file type.
by earthling
Wed Sep 04, 2013 3:44 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: Importing Thingiverse files to Blender
Replies: 1
Views: 3794

Importing Thingiverse files to Blender

I have Blender 2.68a and just tried importing both an .obj and .stl file. Both wouldn't open in Blender. Both errors said "file format not supported" .

I'm new to Blender and 3D rendering so maybe I need an add-on I don't know about?

Thanks for any help.
by earthling
Tue Sep 03, 2013 10:57 pm
Forum: User Questions that really belong on blenderartists.org
Topic: Q: Adding mesh patterns to objects for printing
Replies: 0
Views: 2097

Q: Adding mesh patterns to objects for printing

Would anyone know how I can add the same double density mesh pattern of the cube in this youtube video to my own objects in Blender? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzRhlVSt_yI Is it a simple "click and apply" feature or do I have to build it? I know the material in the video is not being offered by...