View Full Version : Turns

11-23-2001, 01:01 PM
Although I love this game, I'm not very good at the editor. Whenever a try to make two turns in a row, my coasters usually jerk in between the turns. Can anyone tell me how to make nice, fluid turns? Thanks so much.


11-26-2001, 04:46 PM
I could help you but you would have to be more specific on what your trying to do.

11-26-2001, 09:08 PM
I think his problem is (mine too) is that it is very difficult to make a constant radius curve that continues on for more than one segment.

11-27-2001, 09:20 AM
Practice makes perfect....

All I can say to help is that if your trying to make an S turn....then once you complete one turn....add a vertex between the turns and make it as long as you need to in order to make it fluid. Just keep that segment straight. and

11-27-2001, 05:01 PM
Thanks guys! I guess it's just hard to make consecutive turns with a constant radius, like you said. I'll keep practicing, though, and hopefully one of these days, I'll get it. Thanks again!

12-02-2001, 09:44 AM
I find that using C2 helps a lot when smoothing out turns. Transitions are hard, but I don't put a vertex at 0*. I use the inside 3-d to make sure that you aren't turning the against the bank at any time, because that just makes it worse. The less vertices, the better!

12-02-2001, 12:20 PM
Alright, I'll try C2. Thanks!