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How to Create a Circular Hole in a Mesh

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Date Added: 9th December 2009
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Introduction

This tutorial shows how a perfectly circular hole can be cut into a mesh using the Editable Poly tools alone. It demonstrates a quick, clean and effective way of creating holes that avoids the often messy results caused by Boolean operations.

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Ignas on Mon, 09 July 2012 11:38am
Very sad, but its suitable only for planes (planar surfaces) with ideal rectangle faces. If You have complex organic poly 3D object(not plane) to cut through round hole you still need bolleans :(
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Alberto on Wed, 14 December 2011 5:09pm
simple and easy .. thanks very much.
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Shockwave88 on Sat, 22 October 2011 8:31am
Great tutorial thanks!
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Mananddog on Fri, 21 October 2011 9:45am
Thanks, that was a very clear tutorial, I realy apreciate the way you show the different ways to create a circle and why there is a better way!
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