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When Booleans Don't Work

This is an example of a solid that cannot be constructed with solid primitives and unioned into one piece.

The main problem is the condition of the side surfaces that are coincidental and do not share a volume with the main solid piece. When Booleans fail, rely on using surface editing techniques described in the steps in the linked document.

When Booleans don't work PDF.

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