Cork on Blender (addon)
Blender boolean system is getting better every version. However there are serious issues with highly complex meshes.
Thanks to the effort of a dental surgeon, a 3d designer and a software developer, this addon allows the integration of Blender and Cork - a powerful standalone boolean calculations software.
This addon was created in 2015 to help planning and executing osteotomy surgery procedures. Since then it was used in a series of projects involving orthognathic surgery simulations, and human and veterinarian prosthesis modelling.
Cases of Success
Those are a few projects were
Cork on Blender was tested before its public release:
Off import addon - Follow the installation instructions from the site.
Cork addon - This project.
In Blender go to
Install from file
Select the cork addon .zip, followed by
Install from File.
Cork on Blendershows up on top of the addon screen. Enable the addon.
Expand the addon tab, and at the
Cork Executablepick your installation of the cork stand-alone, and click on
Finally, save your user preferences, and look at the new panel in the viewport.