Still Working on that Transport

I haven’t added up all the hours I’ve put into this thing, but it’s gotta be massive. Yet it doesn’t look like I’ve gotten anywhere with it. Trust me I’ve done a lot. Tweaking, tweaking, tweaking.

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3 diesel engines in place, front and rear suspension on the cab, differentials everywhere, treaded the tires, added a 2nd fifth wheel, made the trailers longer and taller. Man the details are killing me on this one. Top of the list is getting the cab done, and the interior of the trailer. Frankly, you might not see much else in the comic.

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New Video: Posing With My SketchUp Rigging “Hack”

I just uploaded a new video that shows how I use my rigging hack to pose a model.

[youtube]9vU2MMc-woM[/youtube]

If you haven’t seen my posts before, reading these might bring you up to speed. Here is one of my first blog posts about the subject:

http://www.giantmonster.tv/giant/?p=110

And here are a few on the character in the video:

http://www.giantmonster.tv/giant/?p=359
http://www.giantmonster.tv/giant/?p=364

In case all this is a clear as mud (which I suspect it might be) I explain it a little after the jump.

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New Video: Posing With My SketchUp Rigging “Hack”

I just uploaded a new video that shows how I use my rigging hack to pose a model.

[youtube]9vU2MMc-woM[/youtube]

If you haven’t seen my posts before, reading these might bring you up to speed. Here is one of my first blog posts about the subject:

http://www.giantmonster.tv/giant/?p=110

And here are a few on the character in the video:

http://www.giantmonster.tv/giant/?p=359
http://www.giantmonster.tv/giant/?p=364

In case all this is a clear as mud (which I suspect it might be) I explain it a little after the jump.

Read more