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avatarFebruary 13, 2013 12:31PM
I'm trying to setup a collection of hose templates for use in the upcoming LDCad Alpha, but I find some of the parts in the library a bit confusing.

For example in the Flex hose 754 and 756 the !Help comments say 'place a string' but the exact spacing isn't mentioned. I've attached my current version. It uses the non deform method for generating the part, I would prefer to use deform but there isn't a suitable donor for this in the current official library.

Secondly: the technic hose (79 and 80), should it start with a static part (pin length or something, like the widening part on pneumatic hoses) or should it bend from the very outer tips?

Attached is my current version for a flex hose, but It's probably the wrong scale. Do note the length isn't restricted so I'm looking for the correct scale on segment level.

I probably will have more questions about other parts later on. Also if someone would like to see additional flexible parts prepared let me know and I'll try model them too.

Any help / insight would be appreciated.
open | download - flexHose.ldr (6.4 KB)
Hoses Attachments Roland Melkert646February 13, 2013 12:31PM
Re: Hoses Philippe Hurbain357February 14, 2013 01:33AM
Re: Hoses Roland Melkert283February 14, 2013 10:13AM
Re: Hoses Philippe Hurbain307February 15, 2013 02:13AM
Re: Hoses Sergio Reano315February 15, 2013 04:50AM
Re: Hoses Philippe Hurbain318February 15, 2013 05:41AM
Re: Hoses Roland Melkert318February 15, 2013 09:30AM
Re: Hoses Roland Melkert440February 15, 2013 09:32AM
Re: Hoses Roland Melkert325February 15, 2013 09:25AM
Re: Hoses Tim Gould263February 14, 2013 12:44PM
Re: Hoses Attachments Roland Melkert283February 14, 2013 01:17PM

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