The Slice Mode contextual
panel is available on the modeling ribbon when the
Slice Plane tool
is active. It provides tools for performing the slice and resetting
the slice plane position, as well as an option for splitting the
mesh while slicing.
Performs the slice operation
at the location of the slice plane. Available only when Slice Plane
is on. This tool slices the poly just like the “Operate On: Polygons”
mode of the
Left: Using Slice;
Right: After slicing and moving the pieces apart
When on, the QuickSlice and
Cut operations create double sets of vertices at the points where
the edges are divided. This lets you easily delete the new polygons
to create holes, or animate the new polygons as separate elements.
Returns the Slice plane
to its default position and orientation. Available only when Slice
Plane is on.