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Old   June 18, 2012, 02:31
Default Problem with merging volumes(plz help)
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I am a beginner...sorry, if the question is too basic

am trying to create a cylinder with external fins.for creating the base of the fin i made an edge from the two vertices in the pic and made a face(the fin base) by revolving the edge.Now when I try to unite the two volumes i get an error message saying that the volumes are not connected.

Plz help.I am struck
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Old   June 18, 2012, 06:58
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did you try to unite or merge?
can you post picture with cylinder and fin?
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