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Circular Array in Blender Addon JMesh

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jayanam writes:

A new feature is added to the JMesh tools addon: Circular arrays for primitives. You can find the addon on my github but if you get it from the Blender Market you support the development and also the Blender devfund.

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My name is Matthias from jayanam and we are recording gamedev tutorials for our youtube channel. We are also creating models and games using Blender, Unity, Krita and other applications.

1 Comment

  1. Maybe the right/wrong place to put a feature suggestion, but I wish we could center an array.

    Presently, add a circle at 0,0,0 of radius 1, and array modifier it, and it adds a 2nd circle at 0,2,0 of radius 1.
    "Center" would move the circle to 0,-1,0 and add a 2nd circle at 0,1,0.
    Increasing the count would put the original circle back at 0,0,0 and place a circle at 0,+/-2,0.

    For the circle array, you could specify a radius and quantity, and it'll just create the circle array around your circle (and make the original disappear). Perhaps in your circle array you could create a helper vertex at the axis of rotation.

    Other comments - you may or may not want your circle array object to rotate locally - maybe you want a circle of Suzannes all pointing in the same direction.

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