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cap_generator [2017/05/10 14:53]
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cap_generator [2019/01/22 12:41] (current)
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 ====== Cap Generator ====== ====== Cap Generator ======
-{{:​cap.jpg?​100 |{{:​leaf_gen_v8.png?​100|}}The Cap generator is responsible for closing off either the top or the bottom of an open [[branch_generator|Branch]] with geometry that simulates broken or cut ends.  Each cap is composed of two sections: an outer region that extends the branch geometry, and an inner portion that represents the cut or broken middle of the branch. ​ The outer portion always inherits the branch material of the parent generator.+{{:​cap.jpg?​100 |{{:​leaf_gen_v8.png?​100|}}The Cap generator is responsible for closing off either the top or the bottom of an open [[branch_generator|Branch]] with geometry that simulates broken or cut ends.  Each cap is composed of two sections: an outer region that extends the branch'​s ​geometry, and an inner portion that represents the cut or broken middle of the branch. ​ The outer portion always inherits the branch material of the parent generator.
  
 ===== Generation ===== ===== Generation =====
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 ==Height== ==Height==
-The property sets the height of the lip above its default location. ​ The left hand side of the profile curve corresponds to where the outer region connects to the parent branch. ​ The right hand side corresponds to where the outer region attaches to the inner section.+The property sets the height of the lip above its default location. ​ The left-hand side of the profile curve corresponds to where the outer region connects to the parent branch. ​ The right-hand side corresponds to where the outer region attaches to the inner section.
  
->​**Note:​** Both the left and right hand side of the profile curve must be at 0.0 or the geometry will be disconnected.+>​**Note:​** Both the left and right-hand side of the profile curve must be at 0.0 or the geometry will be disconnected.
  
 ====Material==== ====Material====
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 ==Rings== ==Rings==
 Sets the number of rings used to create the inner section. Sets the number of rings used to create the inner section.
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 +== Rings resolution ==
 +Scales the number of rings based on the selected model resolution.
  
 ==Lip== ==Lip==
 Sets the number of rings comprising the lip, or outer, section. Sets the number of rings comprising the lip, or outer, section.
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 +== Lip resolution ==
 +Scales the number of lip segments based on the selected model resolution.
  
 =====Displacement===== =====Displacement=====
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 == Ring Segments == == Ring Segments ==
-Scales back the amount ​of inner rings for each successive [[kclod|LOD]]. ​+Scales back the number ​of inner rings for each successive [[kclod|LOD]]. ​
  
 == Lip Segments == == Lip Segments ==
-Scales back the amount of lipor outerrings for each successive [[kclod|LOD]].+Scales back the amount of lip (or outerrings for each successive [[kclod|LOD]].
  
 =====Lightmap===== =====Lightmap=====