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Aluminum foldings


Samuel Bravo uses Blender to design cutting patterns for aluminum plates, which he then folds into man-sized statues.

This video shows part of a design and fabrication process driven trough Blender. Although all the components in this small showroom project where modeled for fabrication in Blender (shelves, table, lamps and human figures), the focus is on the folded aluminium figures made with a laser-cut plate. Low poly 3D models were unfolded into a 2d plate and then folded into volumetric figures using the "export paper model" add-on


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