release on November 4, 2002
Solids adds Surfaces!
VP Product Development, nPower Software, Inc.
13064 Trail Dust Ave.
San Diego, CA 92129
Software announces version 1.2 of Power
Solids, with significant new functionality.
Customers asked for it, and nPower Software delivered.
The revolutionary Power Solids
plug-in, which introduced the power of solids modeling to
3ds max has now greatly extended the power
and flexibility of modeling by adding tools to create and
edit both surfaces and open shells. Power
Solids 1.2 includes
the following new advanced features:
/ Sew surfaces into solids
Revolve, Skin, Sweep with open loops to create complex surfaces
of Faces to enable Surface Trimming
Automatically remove excess faces when combining surfaces
Selected Faces into BrepObjects or NURBS
Selected Faces / Edges into Curves
the normals of selected faces in a shell
Solids allows you to create a virtually limitless assortment
of complex geometry. The mouse shown
below can be constructed quickly with only a few steps (see
how simple it is to create this mouse with Power
Solids - http://www.nPowerSoftware.com//solids/tutorialsPS.html
). With Power
Solids, the only limit is your creativity.
following example shows how Power
Solids can be animated (with 4 frames from a Power
Solids 1.2 sells for $495. From
now until December 15th, we are selling Power Solids
at the special introductory price of $395 (a great bargain
for such a powerful tool). Existing
Power Solids customers can
upgrade to Power Solids 1.2
free of charge. Power
Solids 1.2 is available for purchase at the nPower
Software on-line store (www.nPowerSoftware.com)
, and through various resellers throughout the world.
A free 15 day evaluation copy can be downloaded at
what some of our customers are saying about Power Solids:
it all works like a charm!!! I couldn't
be happier with the results!! Thanks
for the help! I have used Photoshop
for years and have only been into 3d for a short time but
I have to say that this is the most excited I have been about
any plug-in! I was immediately building objects that just
a short time ago would've been impossible for me! Thanks!"
Guyard: "AMAZING TOOL !!!!!!!!"
Bradford: "Great Product!!"
I am so psyched - great work, guys, and congrats on
M. Arias (http://www.terra.es/personal2/palmiro
): "I've finished my first model
with Power Solids and found it's really a powerful and easy
to use modeling tool." Here's Palmiro's
first Power Solids model: