MaxScript Release 0.1 Beta Source FOR MAX 3 (12/29/1999)
Copyright (c) 1999 by Borislav Petrov, Bobo's Rendert**ls.
SpringLink MacroScript lets you link a hierarchy of
objects together using a
Version 0.1 BETA (12/29/99)
Download and evaluate the script.
Customize a Toolbar and drag the SpringLink button from Bobo_s Tools Category
to the toolbar.
Press the button
Pick a Child Object - it can be any object except an existing SpringLink
Pick a Parent Object - it can be any object except the Child Object or
a SpringLink mesh.
A new SpringLink Mesh object with name "SL_ParentName_ChildName_XX" will
A new Flex Modifier with Flex value 5.0 will be applied to the SpringLink
The Child Object Position track will be set to Position List.
A new Position Script will be added to the List and will read the position
of the one
vertex of the SpingLink Mesh.
You can still animate the Child Object independently by using the original
Position Controller inside the list.
In this sample scene, the Sphere is linked to the Box with Flex Value
The Cylinder is linked to the Sphere with Flex Value 1.0
Only the Box is animated with 3 position keys.
The rest is secondary motion.
Version 0.1 MacroScript Source