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Align by faces
Align two objects by their active faces
UI location No menu, just an operator
Usage This script allows aligning to objects using their active faces
Version 0.2.2 Author(s) Tom Rethaller
Blender 2.6 License WTFPL
Category 3D View Distribution Upload


Executable information
File name space_view3d_align_faces.py
Current version download https://raw.github.com/trethaller/blender-addons/master/space_view3d_align_faces.py
Python modules math, mathutils, functools




Description

Very simple script that aligns two objects using their active faces.

Source: https://github.com/trethaller/blender-addons

Demo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mib9itAlBjw

Discussion: http://www.blenderartists.org/forum/showthread.php?290247-Align-objects-by-faces

Workflow:

  • Enter editmode on object A
  • Select desired face on object A
  • Exit editmode
  • Enter editmode on object B
  • Select desired face on object B
  • Exit editmode
  • Select A and B (order matters)
  • Invoke script (Spacebar > search "Align by faces")

Result: A is moved and aligned on B, the two faces matching perfectly

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