View Full Version : Boolean problems

10-25-2004, 12:51 PM
Has anybody else been having problems with the Boolean tool lately?

I'm running 7.5d and the boolean tool doesn't work like it use to.

I was simply 'subtracting' a 6-sided box from an oval shape. I notice that it left gaps at the top and bottom?

The some of the 'new' polygons aren't even attached to the rest after 'merging' points??????

10-25-2004, 01:41 PM
A picture is worth a 1000 words, show us.

Also, try rendering it vs. just looking at it in an OpenGL display.

10-25-2004, 02:13 PM
The cause of the problem was that the object to be 'subtracted' from had non-planar polygons. I tripled those polygons and now Boolean works fine.