View Full Version : Making Hilts Help
08-01-2002, 03:38 PM
Hi all I am new to the forum. I was wondering how to make saber hilts. If any of you out there could give me a link or tell me how to it would be grately appreciated. Also, I had a problem with the JediMod ++2.2 hilt selector involving textures on teh sabers but I managed to find a post in this forum that explained how to fix it. (put the skin file in a fold called just Saber/ in the PK3) So I'm glad I figured that out it had me really frustrated. Anyway, if any of you could help me with making saber hilts I would appreciate it. Thanks.
First off, you need a program like gmax or Milkshape. Then some tuts. I need some saber tut's for Milkshape and gmax too, but I'll try and post a link to gmax so you can get it if you don't already have it.
08-01-2002, 04:08 PM
heres a tut for modelling in Gmax (http://www.btinternet.com/~howe_alison/brothers/tutorial/gmax_jkii_tutorial.htm)...
Once you learn how to model the hilt itself (if you don't already know how), the following link is a great tutorial that tells you how to get it from MilkShape into JO.
08-01-2002, 04:11 PM
no worrys the baked on is here :p
G-Max is a very sophisticated program that i find works great with anything !! and most people use it so youll have user support too.
here its at www.discreet.com
and the site have a few tuts too that are really helpfull but some pretty good tuts are here as well.
and a very good modeling community is at www.polycount.com
hope these help
Oh and if you need any help modeling a lightsaber as well just give me a ring at Bakers8er@Yahoo.com
Thanks a bunch baked, I guess I'll get started. :D
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