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Smoothing a cylindrical surface


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I have cylindrical surface that, due to the curvature of the centerline and my cross-sectional diameter, has little rinkles. I am trying to minimize the imperfections in the surface so that they won't interfer with a fluid analysis.

Is it possible to smooth a surface?



Active member
can't you attach your file to this post? I advice you that as most of topics get answered if they are supported by attachments.



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I think you should redefine your centerline.

Build it up merely as a spline in stead of several entities.

Show the curvature, reduce the most points and drag the control points to get a smooth curvature line.

You can also increase your shade quality...!