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KEYSHOT.....appling more than one color to a single par file?

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I can only apply one color to the whole part, buy my cowork can apply as many colors as she like to the different faces of a part. where is this setting? i have tried to unlink material on the part but it only works from the asm down to the part. it will not apply multi colors to the different faces. how do i change this?

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Re: appling more than one color to a single par file?

Select "Face" in the part painter ribbon bar.

Bruce Shand
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Re: appling more than one color to a single par file?

part painter? are you in SE or KeyShot? My question is on Keyshot.

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Re: appling more than one color to a single par file?

Oh my..... I never stated i was using Keyshot for this question. Sorry.

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‎10-04-2016 07:09 AM

Re: KEYSHOT.....appling more than one color to a single par file?

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One way is to select different materials to a single Part, is to attach random colours to the Faces in the CAD, and then you can apply the Materials in Keyshot.

 

http://esbenoxholm.dk/how-to-assign-multiple-materials-on-a-single-cad-part-using-keyshot/

 

Good luck /Ulf

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Re: KEYSHOT.....appling more than one color to a single par file?

Thanks a lot I will give that a try.
Nathan M. Gardner

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Re: KEYSHOT.....appling more than one color to a single par file?

worked like a charm
Nathan M. Gardner

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Made in Maine Wood Carvings