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fabien
01-14-2011, 03:41 PM
i try to find in layout how to draw during an animation and a path a rail of train whith curve. Need help pleaaaseee...:help::help:

fabien
01-15-2011, 03:16 AM
anyone has an answer ? 3DS do it with a fonction called "draw" along animation

nickdigital
01-15-2011, 03:24 AM
See if anything in this thread helps.
http://newtek.com/forums/showthread.php?t=114029&highlight=morph+bone

fabien
01-15-2011, 05:30 AM
thanks, i try it today

Sekhar
01-15-2011, 09:22 AM
Yeah, the bone with morph trick (I first saw this in a post by Mr. Rid) should do it for you. If the path is predefined, like say a precise curve that you want the train to follow, the process is a bit more complex. I came up with a technique some time back for that and wrote a tutorial (http://blog.allurefx.com/2009/06/lightwave-tutorial-animation-along.html) on it, that should give you some ideas.