In this tutorial I will cover some of the basic hard surface modelling techniques using built in Blender tools, as well as why it is crucial to keep a clean mesh and to use primitives for modelling precise angles.
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You can download the file used in this tutorial at: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0BznoX_RwMYMoRk91RkRmYzVyWHc/edit?usp=sharing
Learn 8 different techniques of cutting holes in your mesh in just about 8 minutes! Perform this task on flat and curved objects. Discover Blender's powerful modeling features and take advantage of them in your every day projects! Made with Blender 2.67b.
Blender has several tools to model pieces with their real sizes, as well as to modify them with accuracy. This video lists them and shows an example (Time-lapse) of a simple piece modeling.
Blender tiene varias herramientas que permiten modelar piezas con sus medidas reales, así como modificarlas con precisión. Este video las enumera y muestra un ejemplo (Acelerado) de modelado de una pieza sencilla.