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Fillet Fundmentals in Rhino

Summary: In this video series, our McNeel tech expert, Pascal Golay, explains what goes on behind the scenes with Rhino's Fillet command: how Fillets work, the pros and cons of certain strategies, the different Fillet types. For more detailed information on Fillets, visit our Advanced Fillets in Rhino 6 page


Rolling Ball

This first video, by McNeel's Pascal Golay explains what a fillet is, and the idea of the 'rolling ball' fillet. (6 minutes):

Fillet Types

In this video, learn about Rhino's different filleting commands as well as how and when they are pertinent to use. (8'42 minutes):

Variable Fillet

In this video tutorial, Pascal takes a look at variable radius fillets. He covers the pros and cons of this option from an aesthetics and technical point of view (2'30 minutes):

Small Corner Case

Here Pascal covers a common fillet case: the small radius corner. Watch the logic behind it and the different workarounds. (2'52 minutes):

Advanced Fillets

Follow this link for more in-depth information on the FilletEdge command.

Special Cases

Visit this page to learn how to get the most out of the FilletSrf and FilletEdge command and manually fix problem areas.

rhino/6/filletsinrhino.txt · Last modified: 2020/08/14 (external edit)