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intersection objects show missing lines

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Good morning,

Another one that's been bugging me for a while:

In 'hidden line' mode intersecting objects - in this case 2 simple extrudes - are rendered without showing the intersection lines.

Attached a close up. To the right, that's how it should look - I've added the lines in 2D.

To the left, that's how VW renders it.

Any way round this?

Kind regards,

Timo

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You would need to model it so they don't intersect, stop the horizontal object where it meets the vertical object.

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This is surely a bug.

None of the rendering modes from OGL - Show edges, Artistic, Hidden Line, Dashed Hidden Line show this internal corner

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It will show the internal corner if the two solids are combined to a solid addition.

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I don't know...

It 's been this way since I started w/ VW 9, so I've learned to think that way.

It does help catch problems - like a wall that is accidentally "sunk" into a floor. In that situation, the line for the bottom of the wall vanishes.

But it would be nice to have a "Show Intersection Lines" option for rendering modes.

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