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How to add decals to a car?

Discussion in 'Racer' started by fyshstyx, Feb 22, 2016.

  1. fyshstyx

    fyshstyx

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    I downloaded a whole bunch of tuner stickers and now idk how to put them on my vw in racer...
     
  2. boomer541

    boomer541

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    first you have to have the car in a 3D graphics program like 3S Max, ZMod, Blender, etc.
    then using the program attach the image to the car using instructions that come with the 3D program.
    just make sure to include the image in the car folder.
    easy!
     
  3. boomer541

    boomer541

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    Just thought of another way.
    If you have paint shop por, gimp or another graphics image manipulation program you can overlay the image of the decal on the car body image located in the car folder.
    The decal will need to be scaled of course.
     
  4. fyshstyx

    fyshstyx

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    i did that...didnt like it
     
  5. radome

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    What didn't you like about that method? That's the method I like. The only problems I ever encounter is when the "decal" wraps weirdly or breaks up around mesh unwraps that weren't stitched or re-welded suitably. If you're not in control of the source mesh then it sometimes takes a lot of trial and error. Occasionally you can solve problems by stretching or shrinking parts of your graphic.
     
  6. fyshstyx

    fyshstyx

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    it didnt match my tinted windows