Using MeshLab for cleaning meshes
MeshLab has a collection of filters that can aid in the repair of a model. In this recipe, we'll attempt a repair using the capsule model.
You'll need the original capsule
.obj file that hasn't been repaired. You'll also need MeshLab open and ready.
We will proceed as follows:
- Load the capsule file and take a look around it. There appears to be only three faces missing. These areas are shown in the following image:
- Before we begin making repairs, let's open the Layer Dialog box by selecting Show Layer Dialog in the menu. This will give us a record of our repairs.
- Now, let's get started by ...