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Does anyone have any good solutions for folding flat packaging designs?


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Hi,

 

I'm looking for a solution to be able import cutter guides into C4D and then fold and extrude them to create realistic models of assembled packaging designs.

 

The FoldMyDesign! plugin never seems to work for me plus the creases/folds it creates do not look realistic. 

 

I was wondering if anyone out there had any other solutions?

 

The 'Box 01 - Modular' found in the C4D content browser (attached for reference) is quite good as the model is subdivided so gives you realistic creases and folds but is limited in size range (going below a certain size starts to cause problems with the model and distorts the UVs). You are of course also limited to a standard tuck-flap carton design as opposed to being able to bring in custom cutter guides.

 

Any help will be much appreciated!

Box 01 - Modular.c4d

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