TurboTip: Quad Cylinder Cap Plug-in for 3ds Max

Mark Dunn 3D Best Practices, 3D Modeling, Artists, Featured Artists, Site, TurboTips

Welcome to TurboTips: where we give you quick tips that will make your 3D modeling easier, cleaner, and better.  This week, we’re taking a look at a Quad Cylinder Cap Plug-in for 3ds Max. Vertices or poles with more than 5 edges can cause a variety of issues with a 3D model. Using these vertices should be avoided whenever possible, …

CheckMate Pro v2 Checker Script

Michele Bousquet 3D Modeling, Artists, CheckMate, Industry News, Site

We are pleased to announce that a new MAXScript is available for checking 3ds Max models for CheckMate Pro v2 compliance. The new tool works with 3ds Max version 2010 and later. CheckMate Pro v2 Tool 2 flags possible fail points such as poles and T-vertices. Please refer to these blog posts to learn how to determine whether the flagged …