Tutorial - Loft with guide curves


  1. Step 1:

    If I have a part made by using a loft feature and I have two guide curves presented on the picture

  2. Step 2:

    The part on the picture is created with the simple loft without using the guide curves. Now i want to use this two guide curves and I edit this loft.
    I expand the guide curve section

  3. Step 3:

    I am only going to select one guide curve and under the options for the guide curves I will select to next sharp. In the preview I can see that only one edge is being effected with this selection.

  4. Step 4:

    If instead of this option I chose global,

  5. Step 5:

    In the preview I can see that the whole part is being effected with this selection/

  6. Step 6:

    Than I select the second guide curve and because the option is set to global the whole part is effected by it.

  7. Step 7:

    We can again change the selection and pick to next sharp

  8. Step 8:

    In the preview we can see that only two edges are effected by this option

  9. Step 9:

    Click OK and you have your part.