TurboCAD Forums

The Ultimate Resource for TurboCAD Knowledge

Register
 
Interested in some really terrific mobile apps? Visit www.turboapps.com for details.

Wood Materials
Read 570 times
July 22, 2018, 06:42:33 AM
Morning all,
           Since V21 Pro Plat, I have had to use redsdk for my materials. I now have V2018 and am now trying to convert my materials back to lightworks... I am a woodworker and wonder do any of you have decent looking wood materials made up, that are not wrapped images?
    The standard woods that come with V2018 look so bad, I will not use them as they are. I hope someone can give me some good looking wood materials.

                      Thank you
                                           wilbur9

Logged
Windows 10 Pro 64
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U (1.8 GHz, up to 4 GHz, 8 MB cache, 4 cores) + NVIDIA® GeForce® MX150 (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated)
32 GB DDR4-2400 SDRAM (2 x 16 GB)
17.3" diagonal 4K IPS WLED-backlit (3840 x 2160)
Windows 10 Home Premium 64 bit, 32 GB
TC 2016, 2017, 2018 All Pro Platinum


* July 22, 2018, 09:27:18 AM
#1
Here's some...

Henry H

Logged


* July 22, 2018, 10:35:15 AM
#2
Maybe porting RedSDK to LigthWork when open an old drawing can help

Torfinn

Logged
V18, V19, V20, V21, 2015/ 16/ 17/ 18 Pro. Platinum
Deluxe V20, V21, 2015/ 16/ 17
RedSDK enabled
Windows 10 Home Premium 64 bit, 32 GB
NVIDIA Geforce GTX 780m, 1 GB


* July 22, 2018, 12:25:24 PM
#3
Wilbur,
If this helps any with the material scaling issues > If you start in metric units draw a 25.4x25.4x25.4 box and apply lightworks "wood" materials.
If you are in Imperial units draw a 25.4x25.4x25.4 box and apply lightworks "wood" materials.
This should at the least give you a close rendering of what the wood looks like and where to start with scaling the material.
Lightworks 'wood" materials are a lot of fun.
attached is an advanced lightworks render, the Post and the 2nd one from the bottom are a wrapped image.
 I know for me when I was learning the default LW wood materials the scaling was always a problem, Henry always was a big help.  :)

Logged
"What do I know, I'm still learning"..
Windows 7 64 bit HP > 2019-2018-2017, TurboCad Platinum 21,20,19 and 18.Using LightWorks, Anilab lab 5.  HP all in one  23" Touch smart screen with Nvidia Geforce 210, open gl 3.3. Intel Core i5 ,2.27GHz,4 GB ram.