13- Rotating Panels
In this Paracourse lesson, we will model a series of rotating panels which extrude until they reach their neighboring surface. We will use three different techniques :
1- Sort the data so each panel finds its neighbor
2- Delete the extra panels at the edges
3- Use point attractor to rotate the panels
Haven’t tried this out yet, but for getting rid of edge blocks, perhaps another (less robust) method would be to look at areas of rectangles and filter out ones with areas less than a certain threshold.
we are glad that you share your idea with us.
It is absolutely correct, but the main goal of the tutorial was something else and it may get our audience confused about main lesson here.
Nice Tutorial. I am wondering If I can control the box height. How can I achieve this? Let say I would like to make the box height 8m then?
Looking forward to your reply. Thanks.
Hi, Thank you I’m glad to hear that.
You cannot control both of them at the same time since one of the parameter depends the other one.
You can have control on the box height only if the overall height is not controllable
Why do you want to rebuild surface at the beginning, and what effect does not rebuild have on the result?
I’ve attached a gh file which I think can answer your question.