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Objects on conveyor belts
« on: February 23, 2021, 12:28:09 AM »
I have a scene where I am animating objects flowing on conveyor belts.  Sometime the belts get a little crazy, like spirals.  This makes the objects flip completely incorrectly and they don't stay "grounded".
Any advice in this scenario to remedy?

Any advice appreciated.


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Re: Objects on conveyor belts
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2021, 08:20:14 AM »
That's one of RailClone limitations.

if You enable rectangular shape representation on the shape You can see this figure:

Similarly RailClone aligns segments to the spline as well:

There is an option to make stepped segments deform:

But sadly, that won't work for this case: