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Mesh Edit Tools
All-rounder menus for Edit modes and mesh Editing in the 3D View
UI location Group: Mesh Edit
Version 1.13 Author(s) meta-androcto, contributors: Listed Below
Blender 2.77 License GPL


Executable information
File name mesh_edit_tools folder
Current version download In addons release



Mesh Edit Tools

Addon multiextrude glam.jpg
  • Face Inset Fillet: based completely on addon by zmj100
  • Vertex Align: by zmj100
  • Edge Fillet Plus: by Gert De Roost - original by zmj100
  • Split Solidify: by zmj100, updated by zeffii to BMesh
  • Pen Tool: by zmj100
  • Mesh Cut Faces: by Stanislav Blinov (Stan Pancakes)
  • V/E/F Context Menu: by Stanislav Blinov (Stan Pancakes)
  • Edge Roundifier: by Piotr Komisarczyk (komi3D), PKHG
  • PKHG Face Extrude: by PKHG, based of geodesic domes addon "faces function"
  • Set Edges Length: by "Giuseppe De Marco [BlenderLab] inspired by NirenYang"
  • Edge Tools: by Paul Marshall (brikbot)
  • Extrude and Reshape: by Germano Cavalcante (mano-wii)
  • Fast Loop: by Andy Davies (metalliandy)
  • Multi Extrude: by Liero, Jimmy Hazevoet
  • Offset Edges: by Hidesato Ikeya
  • Mesh to Wall: by luxuy_BlenderCN
  • Vertex Chamfer: by Andrew Hale (TrumanBlending)
  • Random Vertices: by Oscurart
  • Select Tools: by dustractor
  • Thanks to Macouno & CoDEmanX
  • Mesh Edit Tool adds several tools to Blender that are not available in the built in tools or provide different methods for similar tasks
  • Each Menu: Vert, Edge, Face & Utils is a sub panel that is closed by default in the Toolshelf Edit Mode Tools
  • The Icons in the closed panel headers contain some new/different selection tools & edit mode v/e/f Selection Modes for quick access to some tools, before opening the sub panels
  • In the ui there's a variety of tools in each category, most tools have a small box to the right to provide some usage information to help users understand each tools basic requirements.
  • Hotkeys: most significant is in edit mode double right click brings up the Blender Vert/Edge/Face menus depending on v/e/f selection mode
  • Menu Integration is main tools into the 'w' key edit mode specials, selection tools into the edit mode select menu
  • Maintainer: meta-androcto, lijenstina

Activation

Edit tools prefs.jpg
  • Upon Activating the addon
    • You can read some information about the addon in the:
    • Addons preferences dropdown panel
    • See Right

UI Overview

Edit tools main.jpg

  • Mesh Edit Tool adds several tools to Blender Neatly wrapped in a clever ui aimed at faster workflow
  • Each Menu: Vert, Edge, Face & Utils is a sub panel that is closed by default
  • The Icons in the closed panel headers contain some new/different selection tools & edit mode v/e/f Selection Modes for quick access to some tools, before opening the sub panels
  • In the ui there's a variety of tools in each category, most tools have a small box to the right to provide some usage information to help users understand each tools basic requirements.
  • Hotkeys: most significant is in edit mode double right click brings up the Blender vert/Edge/Face menus depending on v/e/f selection mode
  • Menu Integration is main tools into the 'w' ket edit mode specials, selection tools into the edit mode select menu
  • Tools described below:

  • Tools Overview

Edit tools promo1.jpg

  • Note is old image but still valid


  • Pen Tool

Pen tool.jpg

  • Note: Pen tool may require some clean up after use.
  • Users can select the edge loop the pen tool creates & delete manually after the Draw Extrude/Copy if needed.
  • Pressing Alt button provides the Extrusion & Copy settings.


  • Extrude & reshape

Extrude Reshape.jpg

  • Note: Also known as Push/Pull Face
  • Users can select a face & extrude inwards or outwards, creating new faces to accommodate the extrusions.



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