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Making a bending metal pipe

Jan 17, 2012, 03:45
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Making a bending metal pipe
I've searched all over YouTube for a video on this but can't find one. I've watched a few on how to in photoshop to get the general idea but I can't get it to look as good. The way I've seen is making a rectangle and filling w a gradient and copy/paste and move it over. My prob is when I rotate the image to make the bend and copy its copying the rotated image. Can anyone help me w this or is there another way that's easier? Thanks
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Jan 17, 2012, 12:10
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RE: Making a bending metal pipe
Search "tutorial-cable interface wires" in YouTube. It's a PS tut but that's what I'm trying to do. Thanks for the reply
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Jan 17, 2012, 12:31
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RE: Making a bending metal pipe
I don't have home Internet so I'm having problems getting the URL.
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Jan 19, 2012, 03:41
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RE: Making a bending metal pipe
Ok this what I'm trying to make. Think of a hose on a car (radiator hose) now think of one on a race car the ones that r not black and rubber but the ones that r like metal wire hoses. That's what I'm trying to make. If u know what I'm talking about make one and I'll tell u if it's what I want. And hopefully u can tell me how to make one.
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Jan 19, 2012, 13:05
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RE: Making a bending metal pipe
Ya there has to be a faster way I agree. I made a .pat and .gbr and tried to fill a selection but the prob w that is everything I fill horizontal looks good but vertical looks bad.
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Jan 20, 2012, 00:46
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RE: Making a bending metal pipe
Can u make a sample for me to see if it's what im after ?
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Jan 23, 2012, 03:52
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RE: Making a bending metal pipe
something like this
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