Grid

  Power Trip Tools

What it does ?

Add a grid (real geometry) in a cut made with a drawing tool of Fluent.
The grids are editable inside Fluent :

  1. Grid size
  2. Hole size
  3. Position (up or down in the cut)
  4. Solidify

14 Grid models

How to use ?

  1. Make a cut.
  2. Display the boolean object FShow/Hide boolean object
  3. Select the boolean object.
  4. FGrid
  5. Hold left click then release of on an item.
  6. Hold left click to adjust as usual.

Update a grid after cut changes

If you edited a cut in which you added a grid, select the grid, press FEdit to update the grid. Left click to quit.

Informations

The grid’s modifier stack contains bevel or subsurf modifers. They are disable in the viewport, to keep a fluent viewport, but be activated for the renders.

How to adapt a grid on a sphere ?

  1. Select the grid.
  2. Add a cast modifier just before the solidify modifier.
  3. Set the cast modifier.
    1. Shape → Sphere
    2. Axis → X/Y/Z
    3. Factor → 1
    4. Object → the cut object