The Gear Tool, Part 01: Introduction

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Introduction that explain how to use the Gear Tool in Cinema 4D R16.

The Gear Tool offers Cinema 4D users an easy and convenient way to work with cogs and gears.This preset combines an Xpresso rig with the powerful Cogwheel primitive in Cinema 4D R16 to provide simple setup of geared system. Create systems of up to five gears, which mesh properly and rotate based on the animation of a single control. Quickly create a planetary gear system, a ratchet or bevel gear. You can even combine multiple instances of the gear tool to create complex systems.

Get started with The Gear Tool today - premium members can download it from the second tutorial in this series.