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Posted byFreylis
Posted on04/26/01 05:43 AM



By the time I get round to actually finishing the table, VP will have full rotational support, transparent ramps, and the ability to build the table in your bedroom on a molecular level...

> > World Cup '94 and Nags come to mind. Still, couldn't the same technique that
> > opens the vault in TAF be implemented (albiet at high speed) to simulate a
> > spinning object?
>
> Not in this case.. The TOTAN lamp is a free-moving object.. you hit the posts
> with balls and the lamp spins depending on the speed and angle that you hit it.
> The TAF models are single-use, single-direction objects that have their own
> movement script. It's impossible in the current VP to read information on how
> hard a ball strikes an object and at what angle, to properly calculate the
> resulting spin. Also, the lamp spins very fast when hit hard.. which VP would
> have difficulty recreating using the create/destroy trick TAF uses.
>


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*Tales of the Arabian Nights  Freylis04/25/01 06:20 PM
.*Re: Tales of the Arabian Nights  metallik04/25/01 06:30 PM
..*Re: Tales of the Arabian Nights  VeggieH8R04/25/01 06:43 PM
...*Re: Tales of the Arabian Nights  metallik04/26/01 00:56 AM
.....Re: Tales of the Arabian Nights  Freylis04/26/01 05:43 AM
.....*Re: Tales of the Arabian Nights  VeggieH8R04/26/01 08:32 AM