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180 degree spiral pilar

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By The Mad Carrot (See more)
30th June, 2006

Half-Life
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Last edited: 15th December, 2007

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This is a 180 degree spiral pilar.

Its made with a 16*16*16* cube brush, devided into 6 triangles, using the CLIP tool. To show you how i made this, here's a video walkthrough:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1munizgwao

In addition, i've turned each brush of the pilar into a individual func_wall, (not seen in video) to prevent brush splitting.

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avatar GeRtJe says: 30th June 2006, 09:38 AM
Looks sweet, from the pic, but I not gonna dl it cause I can't use it :p gj though.
avatar rowleybob says: 1st July 2006, 07:27 AM
LOL that is cool as fuck!

We all get a peak in to the mapping mind of Muzzie by watching the video!!

What did you use to record? How many takes? :P Very cool Method BTW, and thanks for the VIDEO!

^_^!!
avatar The Mad Carrot says: 1st July 2006, 09:44 AM
It took me many many takes, with different settings, like full frames uncompressed avi, indeo video codec, WMP codec and all that stuff. And everytime the file size was over 4 gigs for just 2.30 minutes of recording! Its a pain in the butt to compress a file that big! So it took me many takes to get an acceptable filesize.

I used Camtasia Studio 3 for recording, and XVid for compression, id rather choose Divx, but that didn't work.
avatar VOX says: 3rd July 2006, 11:00 AM
isn't it funny how they are the same name backwards?
avatar Slasher_101 says: 8th July 2006, 22:42 PM
:O This is such a hawt looking... thing.
I want to hollow my body out and let you live inside me, Muzzle
avatar Seventh-Monkey says: 15th July 2006, 06:36 AM
"isn't it funny how they are the same name backwards?": not really. It's just one of the variety of silly ways NIX-y folk name stuff.

XviD is better, anyway.
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