Houdini 20.0 Shelf tools

Replicate shelf tool

Generates particles from incoming particles.

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This tool is useful for producing secondary effects such as smoke from fire. How often and how many times particles are replicated can be controlled on the Birth tab of the POP Replicate node.

Using Replicate

  1. Create a particle system using the Location or Source shelf tools.

  2. Click Replicate on the Particles tab.

    The particle system will attach itself to the particle system you have selected.

  3. Click play on the playbar to see the particles.

For specific parameter help, see the POP Replicate node help.

See also

Shelf tools

Using the shelf

  • Customize the shelf

    How to change the look of the shelf, change and rearrange its contents, and create your own shelf tools.