View Full Version : Trouble Adding Bones IK Chain

03-13-2006, 10:37 AM
Can someone please help me - I have an animation that I am working on that I have zipped and attached to this post. I am trying to get the water gun handle to pull the hose throught the hole in the large plate, then retract and go back but have the hose look floppy. I have added the bones, but it is acting wierd.

I would really appreciate someone taking a look to tell me what I am doing wrong. Thanks a million!!

03-13-2006, 11:21 AM
THeres no zip file but I would probably use IKBoost to animate the hose. :)

03-13-2006, 11:23 AM
Larry, thanks - how do I do this?

03-13-2006, 11:31 AM
IKBoost is part of LW as of version 8. Its much better at handeling long IK chains. You might also look at using splinamate which is a spline deformer inside LW. :)