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jagoca
10-04-2003, 04:36 AM
I finally got some free time and got JettoBevel and JettoFillet enhanced. You can download in my slow, free and new web site (still under construction).

http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/LightWave/LightWaveLScripts/LightWaveLScripts.htm

JettoBevel, a great beveling tool

See it in action:

http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/interface.gif
Simple bevels:
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/simple1.gif
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/simple2.gif

Circular bevels
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/circb1.gif
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/circb2.gif

Now bevel also along curves (thanks to Ernie Lang for his help)
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/curve1.gif
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettobevel/images/curve2.gif

JettoFillet, which rounds corners in order to extrude or loft shapes

See it in action:

http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettofillet/images/interface.gif

http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettofillet/images/bevel1.gif
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/lightwave/lightwavelscripts/jettofillet/images/bevel2.gif

That's all, I hope the thread could load without problems!

Please, send comments or money to [email protected]

I'm also posting to flay and other forums. Hope all you enjoy it!

omeone
10-04-2003, 04:50 AM
wow, they're pretty special, thank you for sharing!
(and I love the 3DSMAX comment on the site ;) )

cagey5
10-04-2003, 05:07 AM
Excellent tools. Get a paypal account on your site and I'll gladly make a donation.

cresshead
10-04-2003, 06:28 AM
these sort of features should be in modeler 8

well done on creating them..the more "max-like" tools we get in modeler the less i need to launch max ever again!

cheers for the scripts

steve g:D

comanche
10-04-2003, 08:09 AM
Originally posted by cagey5
Excellent tools. Get a paypal account on your site and I'll gladly make a donation.


Couldn't agree more. Get paypal. These tools are great.

Thanks a lot!

Cheers,
Andreas

Karmacop
10-04-2003, 10:29 AM
These are great! Thanks alot :) :)

Mylenium
10-04-2003, 01:14 PM
Hey man, you are my hero! I liked your stuff from the start and now that everything is fully interactive, it's even more fun. I can't thank you enough and also agrre on that PayPal idea.

Mylenium

SLAYER
10-04-2003, 02:43 PM
I said it before on an earlier release: These are bad-***. Even better now. My favorite plug-ins. Coming from a CAD bacground, I have been longing for the JettoFillet.

If you will not charge people, maybe Newtek will pay you to put them in LW8, since this kind of thing should be in there.

That way, we can have at least one Modeler update for 8 without all of the updates being in Layout.

Oh, I'm sorry, I guess if they change the color scheme, that this could be considered a Modeler update as well.

jagoca
10-06-2003, 09:31 AM
I can see you like my LScripts.

Now I'm modeling a fully detailed gamepad using jettobevel (and much other tools, as you can imagine). I've done several captures with comments (about 150 now, and I have just finished modeling...). If I get some time I will release a really complete tutorial.

See a previews:

http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/preview2.jpg
http://www.iespana.es/jettocrack/preview1.jpg

I've also a new 3DSMAX related LScript in mind, and my new website... It's a lot of stuff, :)

Ah! I wrote to flay.com guys, since I didn't know how tu add my LScripts, but they haven't answered yet. If anybody can help me...

Bye.

Limbus
10-06-2003, 09:44 AM
Very Cool Scripst. You rock.
Thanks a bunch.

Florian

hrgiger
10-06-2003, 10:32 AM
Those are great tools.

I found just how useful the beveling tool was in my latest project. The only bad thing I can say about it is you can't rotate around your object while the bevel panel is open. It'd be nice to have a good look at your beveled object before you hit ok to accept it. It's a minor thing though compared to how useful and much needed this tool is.

bloontz
10-06-2003, 10:33 AM
Really usefull scripts, thank you!!!!

Bones_3DFC
10-06-2003, 10:52 AM
Hello
I just tried JettoBevel and it is great!

I see others have offered to donate to PayPal and I would like to make
this offer.
I assume you know FTP and placing "index.html" in your directory, etc.

If you would like -
I will set you up with a directory.
The address would have to start with "http://www.3dfightclub.com~"
- unless you know about frames and redirects -
But you would have more freedom, faster load times and NO
advertising or interference from me.

There is no catch - I simply offer this because I like Jetto Bevel
and I hate advertising pop-ups :)

If you would like
*EDIT* removed URL so you can work in peace :)
just let me know. I will set it up and PM you with FTP username/pass

If not, no problem :)
Keep up the good work, great Plug-In!

jagoca
10-07-2003, 10:19 AM
This goes to hrgiger.

I'm sorry, but LScripts won't allow to rotate or pan viewports while tweaking values.

In fact, the way you can see results in the LScript while toggling values must be programmed in a tricky way. I have tried some LScripts doing it and I managed to do so with mine, but currently is impossible to get full interactivity (that's the reason I'm trying to learn C plugin programming, although is far more complicated than LScript, yet more versatile)

Also, an hipotetic C version of JettoBevel would be more and more faster, due to the possibility of using pointers, instead of passing arrays, along the fact that is C, and you're next to the processor!

I hope I will be able to release it, in a future not too far... Since then... use JettoBevel :D

hrgiger
10-07-2003, 10:59 AM
That's ok, like I said, very minor detail. It's a great lscript.

WilliamVaughan
10-07-2003, 11:23 AM
I'm always amazed at what Lscript can do in the right hands....awesome!

Mylenium
10-07-2003, 12:22 PM
... not to mention that this proves it could/ should have been done by the guys at NT as a hardcoded plugin for some while. At least to me this proves that it is possible. I seriously hope Modeler got at least a tiny overhaul in v8.

Modeler

jagoca
10-08-2003, 02:45 AM
The only problem for me is the you-can't-pan-view-will-using-it, due to LScript limitation. Would be possible to make LScripts more interactive in a future LW release...?

One of my future challenges passes trough writing a C full-interactive Jettobevel, the other is finishing my career.

Bye.

jagoca
10-10-2003, 05:52 AM
Simply moving thread to the top!What a dirty trick isn't it!?

Nemoid
10-10-2003, 07:57 AM
hey Jagoca, do these scripts work for 7.5a? I downloaded Jettobevel, but Lw tells me he needs another version of lscript....

thekho
10-10-2003, 11:35 AM
No, it doesn't work on 7.5 but it will work on only 7.5c. If you want to use Jettobevel, so you have to upgrade Lightwave 7.5c. I wish it works on 7.5. cos i don't like 7.5c.

thekho
10-10-2003, 11:40 AM
I forget to say Jagoca. Thanks for your cool lscript!

Nemoid
10-11-2003, 02:56 PM
As I imagined it works in Ls2.6 I think.
I don't want to use 7.5c at all, sorry.
hope they will work in [8]!!!:D
maybe A nt implementation of these great tools..

WizCraker
10-11-2003, 03:16 PM
Why not use 7.5c?