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akademus
08-23-2011, 04:13 AM
Excel tables feeding data into modifiers

http://vimeo.com/27854978

This would work great in conjunction with Part move nodes!!!

archijam
08-23-2011, 05:13 AM
Super! Still better, open office instead of Excel ! ;)

lertola2
08-23-2011, 08:23 AM
Excel tables feeding data into modifiers

http://vimeo.com/27854978

This would work great in conjunction with Part move nodes!!!

I often create 3d objects from excel data. What I usually do is to create a formula in excel that converts the data into .obj file commands. The obj format is a very simple text file. If you save out a simple object from modeler and open the file in a word processor you can see what the format should be. I used that method to create the bars in this image:

http://www.bryanchristiedesign.com/portfolio.php?illustration=777&category=31&open=31

-Joe