Helix Pro

3 customer reviews

$5.00

SKU: jmHelixPro Categories: ,

Description

Helix Pro is a 3ds Max’s spline shape plugin. Helix pro gives users the ability to control every aspect of a helix such as bias, knot/vert count, start/end radius, size of each revolution, as well as spacing between each revolution. All the parameters are animatable.

Features

  • Supports 3ds Max 2008 or newer
  • Includes two plugins
    • HelixPro – C++ version of the plugin
      • Original plugin
    • JMHelixPro – Alternative version supported in 3ds Max 2018 or newer
      • Includes additional customization options for knot type and variation
  • You can install both plugins. HelixPro will be accessible under the main Spline creation menu. JMHelixPro will be displayed under the JokerMartini category under Splines.

 

Changelog

JM Helix Pro v1.1

  • Updated name
  • Fixed ‘tab’ order through controls

JM Helix Pro v1.2

  • Fixed snapping bug during creation

Additional information

Compatibility

3ds Max 9/2008/2009/2010/2011/2012/2013 (32 & 64 Bit).
3ds Max 2014
3ds Max 2015
3ds Max 2016
3ds Max 2017

Installation

To install copy the contents of the downloaded zip file into your max plugins directory. ex. (C:\Program Files\Autodesk\3ds Max #\plugins\)

Usage

– This plugin is a spline shape primitive object.
– Go to the Create Panel and change the dropdown list to Splines and click the button Helix Pro.

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  1. Andrew (verified owner)

    Great tool !!! We getting an update for 2021?!

    • admin (verified owner)

      Sure ill get an update this week for 2021

  2. Peter Wikvist (verified owner)

    Great plugin but the height bias do not work. Helix Pro 1.1 and 3DS Max 2023.
    Peter

    • admin (verified owner)

      I’ll take a look and resolve the issue. thanks for reporting

  3. Peter Wikvist (verified owner)

    Thanks, another thing to look at. The crosshair, when starting a helix, is not activated when snap is on. It does show up though when the helix creation has been initiated. As before, Helix Pro and 3DS Max 2023.

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