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surface from mesh? 10 Replies

Does anyone know if there is a way to create a surface from a mesh?  I know you can go the other way & create a mesh from a NURBS surface, but cannot find a way to go back.  Anyone know either…Continue

Started by Mike Calvino. Last reply by Kostadin Vrantzaliev Nov 4, 2015.

Plug-in para movimiento y dinámica 1 Reply

Hola colegas, les cuento mi situación. Primero, soy nuevo en el foro y no sé si esta pregunta ya la hicieron o deba ir en otro grupo.Resulta que ya se manejar medianamente bien Rhinoceros, y me…Continue

Started by Mauricio Conto. Last reply by Victor Soto Feb 11, 2015.

Archcut plugin for V 4

Hi,I have found the Archcut plugin for V5, but does anyone know where I can get hold of the last version that worked on V4?Many thanks, Andrew WoodContinue

Tags: V4, archcut

Started by Andrew Wood Feb 3, 2014.

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Comment by Adam Wasilczyk on June 8, 2015 at 5:06am

Hi guys, I have a simple question I guess: is there any easy way to add profile to 3d polyline truss in Rhinoceros? I mean does the Rhino has something like Bevel Profile modifier like 3DS Max has it? Thnx for help.

Comment by Allen Tam on May 3, 2015 at 11:34pm

I need advice. I have models that I built with Maya 8.5 and exported to 3ds for 3d printing. That was years ago and now I don't have 3ds anymore. I still have Maya 8.5 ma, obj and stl files. Is there a plug-in I can edit any of those files?

Comment by Enrico on October 30, 2014 at 9:14am


Come per applicare un raccordo Costante di 0,5 su Tutti i Bordi Di Una polisuperficie Abbastanza Complicata in maniera Rapida?

Ho Già Provato con _filletedge ma il risultato non è stato Quello sperato.


Comment by Ken Martin on July 17, 2014 at 10:14am

Google Earth 3D Surface 

I am trying to find a way to grab the GE 3D surfaces and import them into Rhino. I am specifically talking about the rough trees and buildings it renders in 3D (not the uploaded building models from Sketchup) I have tried several methods noted in U tube but none seem to work. Anyone able to do this?  If so, how?


Comment by Ioannis Zonitsas on June 13, 2014 at 10:00am

Hi Ken, instead of saving a template you could modify the Grid Options in the Panels. Let's try this out in the Wireframe Mode first to understand the case. Go to 'Panels' > 'Display' to reveal the Display Panels and tick-off the 'Grid' Option. If you restart Rhino now the grid should be off. If 'Grid' as an option is not there, go to 'Wireframe Settings' at the bottom of the Panel Page. This will link you directly to Rhino's Display Options. Move to 'View' > Display Modes' > 'Wireframe' > 'Grid' and in the 'Grid Usage' change it to 'Use Mode Specific Settings'. This will now reveal the 'Grid' tick box in your Panel. Try all the above for the rest of your display modes (Shaded, X-Ray, etc.) Hope this helps...

Comment by Daniel Abraham Chavarría García on June 13, 2014 at 8:48am

Hello, Ken, you can open any preset file and change its settings however you like and save that blank file as a preset, there's an option for that on File>save as preset file, then on the rhino general settings, set that file as a default blank file for every time you open Rhino. That file should appear on the quick start screen when opening rhino.

Hope this , helps for you.

Comment by Ken Martin on June 13, 2014 at 7:54am

I would like turn the grid off in Rhino such that when I re-start the program it does no automatically appear. It is frustrating to have to turn it off each time I load Rhino.

any thoughts?

Comment by Chansoo Byeon on March 25, 2013 at 9:13am

no problem

glad it helped!

Comment by eva christine tucek on March 25, 2013 at 6:00am

Thanks! Great tool set, no I haven't seen it before. 

a good day to you too.

Comment by Chansoo Byeon on March 24, 2013 at 8:22am


Have you tried this?

Have a good day


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