View Full Version : Extremely small Tip O' The Day -- modeler noobie level

08-15-2014, 09:25 AM
William 'Proton' Vaughn's recent 'subd hole' tutorial led to this:

If for some reason you need a rectangular plane that's 'cut on the bias' rather than a checkerboard, you can make THIS pattern quickly:

It's easy:

Make a square plane with an even # of divisions
Point mode
Select a couple of the points on the edge
Select LOOP (right arrow)
All your edge points should be selected
Invert Selection- all interior points now selected
CHAMFER by eye to get the points as close to each other as possible
MERGE POINTS at a fixed distance.