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Methuselah
05-31-2002, 11:29 AM
ok.. i tried my hand at modelling a lightsaber, and i think i'm pretty much done with it.. i've added the tags and all, but now i'm stuck with one more step.. the skinning.. i have no idea how to go about the UVW wrap and unwrap things.. =( can't seem to get it working fine for myself..

is there anyone out there who would be kind enough to UVW the saber model for me? you'll get all the credit you need.. i used gmax, by the way, so it's a .gmax file.. if anyone wants to help me out, email me at zombiespawn@yahoo.com or just leave a message here.. =) thanks!

here's some shots of the model..

http://members.lycos.co.uk/zombiespawn/maulsaber/saber01.jpg

http://members.lycos.co.uk/zombiespawn/maulsaber/saber02.jpg

Methuselah
05-31-2002, 02:46 PM
no one knows? =(

Madjai
05-31-2002, 04:53 PM
http://www.planetquake.com/polycount/cottages/pixelated/three.shtml

but as far as i know, you cant do anything with the UV coordinates in gmax... i dont know of any programs that can turn the uvw map into a .jpg or .bmp.

jibe
05-31-2002, 10:31 PM
I need help with this exact same thing.. if you find any kind soul willing to help, let me know..

-jibe

Master Shawn
05-31-2002, 11:09 PM
Well, I have the exact same problem (well, i dont have the tags in yet but ive been mapping and havent had time :D) Im still waiting for someone to do it instead of giving out a huge ammount of links that just confuse me even more than I already am :(

Madjai
05-31-2002, 11:57 PM
since you cant search the forums and since there are only 7 or so pages i suggest you skim the titles of the threads or look at the ones ive created, ive mostly started threads asking about uvwmapping and such.

jibe
06-01-2002, 12:13 AM
I've already tagged.. just need someone to figure out all the UVW mapping stuff for me.