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Extra and Missing Parts? [message #32313] Tue, 09 August 2011 02:21 UTC Go to next message
avatar kdclaw3  is currently offline kdclaw3
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I've just uploaded my first couple of pieces to shapeways and in each one of them they have an extra face or are missing a face of the object. I've been using sketchup and everything looks okay in it, is there anyway to double check my files before uploading them?
Re: Extra and Missing Parts? [message #32338 is a reply to message #32313 ] Tue, 09 August 2011 15:09 UTC Go to previous message
avatar Youknowwho4eva  is currently offline Youknowwho4eva
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I stole this suggestion from Stop4Stuff (Paul) but yes, check it with NetFabb Studio Basic Usually missing faces are the result of inverted faces (they are facing in when they should be facing out) or overlapping faces.


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