Tagged 'bounding box'

Print BoundingBox and Obj Name

0 votes

This script prints in .txt or excel format the BoundingBox of selected objects or groups of objects.

Script required by Jake2806 (http://www.scriptspot.com/forums/3ds-max/scripts-wanted/export-dimensions-to-txt)

Select By Size / Volume

14 votes

This script allows you to select objects by their size or volume, by checking their
- bounding box size (= bounding box volume) or
- the actual volume of the mesh (the calculation function for this is taken from the MAXScript manual, I think Bobo is the genius behind it ! :-) )

Selected Verts Boundary

3 votes

a mini utility show the boundingbox of selected vertices,
as well their Min/Max boundary in world space coordinates.


measure single selected node (selection[1])
works with any geometry node that has .mesh value
allows one floater rollout at a time

Translated Bounding Box

33 votes

Create Box or Dummy (if CTRL key pressed) for each selected objects
using their bounding box in coordinate system matrix3

Create Animation Bounding Box

14 votes

Script I built to work with Fume FX, but can probably be used for many other things.
The idea is that I wanted to roughly work out the entire dimensions of a characters animation, so a bounding box - of the entire animation.
Lets say I have a character running, and jumping, and falling over - and I want him to be on fire, this tool will track all of the dimensions of the character for the entire animation duration and build a bounding box representing the exact area he's covered.
This way I can create a fairly accurate Fume FX container that isn't wasting space.

Bounding Box Meassure Callback

12 votes

Called anytime the selection is changed the script shows in the prompt line (lower right corner, next to the listener ;) the dimensions (as integers) of the selected object in the current units.

Comes very handy while working with interior/exterior scenes. to me at least :)

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