The SplineTrackMaker allows you to create tracks in 3ds max using Splines Shapes.
Splines shapes in 3ds max are vector lines that use mathematical calculations to generate the curves and lines. In this way we can modeling more organic less rigid than the meshes.
MMtools 2.0g changes:
+ Smooth Pts: Smooth selected points
+Smooth line: Create a new smooth line.
+Better nº of pieces calculation.
-Remove array button
+Path deform: Can set the scale to line, Can get angle from two points
+Attach&Weld: Attach all selected objects and weld points
+ResetXform: Add ResetXform to all selected objects and collapse stack
SplineTrackMaker 1.2n changes:
+ Elevetion profile: Can edit selected points.
Download page and info
New version of ImportGEO 1.8i
Can set a center offset moving a imported object( kml or image). First select the object press “Read old Pos” move the object to the desire location and press “Set offset”. the next you import will match the new center.
New version of tools pack.
News in SplineTrackMaker:
+ Bugs fixed
+ Improved decals tool
SPLines from objects
+ Align: fixed bugs; Can align objects
+ Random Tool : New UI and better code.
+ Path Objects: Can position objects along a line at a distance.
+UV from surface: Can copy UV mapping from a background surface.
+Splines from objects: Can create lines from a array of objects.
+ArrayTool: Can create arrays of objects to apply a path deform.
+Boolean tool: Cut (by a line or object) ; Union (Attach); Interception (Create decal ).
+Pivot tool: Manage pivot position.
+Node/Group tools: Attach; Attach&weld; ResetXform; Weld. Selection Clipboard.
SplineTrackMaker 1.2d –> Download Page
+ Road paint lines decals
Changed PointTools to MMtool Box
+ Array Tool
+ Boolean Tool
+ Move Pivot
Adding 3d curbs using MMtools
MMtools will be available in next version of SplineTrackMaker tools pack.
This script can import Objects from BTB Xpack files.
To run script just go to menu MAXscript–> run and selectd the script.
To import objects need to extract the Xpack file (zip file) .
BUG FIXES / OPTIMIZATIONS:
Total reworking of the track.
Added some bump
Added Track marshals
New profiles HDR-AIW-CAMS
Special thanks to ISR and Tosch.
The plugin allows to create string objects along a line. Can create repeating patterns also start and end patterns.
Can create lines from objects
The Modifiers tool is a Macro script to copy/delete and replace modifiers from max stack.
How to install:
1- Drag and drop the file in max window or run the script.
2- Go to Menu ‘Customize‘->‘Customize User Interface‘
Select Group=’Main UI‘ and Category=’MMTools‘
Chose Toolbars or Menus and drag ‘Modifier tool’ to the location you desire.
How to work.
Press the button “>>> Source obj<<<” to get the select object as the source.
Select the source modifier or modifiers.
Press “Copy” to copy source modifier(s) to all selected objects.
Press “Delete” to delete source modifier(s) to all selected objects
“collapse stack“: After operation the stack will collapse”
“Instance and Copy”: By default a instance are created if copy is checked a new modifier will be created.
Find and Replace
Can find modifier by name and replace for selected modifier.
Modifiers Tools 1.0b