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Life Buoy

All Extended Uses
Included Formats
Mar 1, 2012
CheckMate Lite Certified
Cinema 4D 13 Native Default Scanline 13
Maya 2012 Native Default Scanline 2012
Other Formats
Autodesk FBX 7
3D Model Specifications
Product ID:657899
Geometry:Polygonal Quads/Tris
UV Mapped:Yes
Unwrapped UVs:Yes, non-overlapping
TurboSquid Member Since June 2004
Currently sells 13 products
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A life saving buoy designed to be thrown to a person in the water to prevent drowning.


Originally created with Cinema 4D R13.

|| USAGE ||

This model was designed for use as a real-time asset in an animated presentation for marine purposes.
This model is suitable for use in medium close-ups, advertising, design visualization, forensic presentation, etc.
This model is an accurate representation of a standardized 30' inch life buoy using a scale of 1 unit = 1 centimeter.

|| SPECS ||

The model contains 4 objects: a buoy-bracket, a buoy and 2 sets of rope. The buoy's rope comes in 2 sizes: a high poly and a low poly one. The high poly rope has 13.164 points, 126.525 polygons and the low poly version contains 6.837 points and 6.300 polygons.
Each model contains quads only, no N-gons. The buoy is medium poly torus in a HyperNurbs This model contains both standard materials and textures.


All preview images are rendered with Cinema 4D's Physical Renderer. Product is ready to render out-of-the-box. LIghts and cameras are included in the Cinema 4D file but not in the export formats: Maya, OBJ, FBX or 3DS.


Textures are max 4.096 x 4.096 px TIF (4K) and min. 834 x 2.018 px. All textures are created from original photographs. As a bonus an illustrator file is included so the curved text-objectcan easily be edited. The models is properly UV unwrapped using 3D-Coat and comes with 2 UV sets.

Bracket-label-03.tif (834 x 2.018)
Lifebuoy-Lumniance-small.tif (2.048 x 2.048)
Lifebuoy-Lumniance.tif (2.048 x 2.048)
Lifebuoy-USCG-approval-colour-01.tif (2.066 x 2.066)
Metal-Reflection-Arjoozendaal.tif (2.000 x 1.000)
Warnings-UV.tif (4.096 x 4.096)


Model is built to real-world scale. Dimensions: 30' inch which is 762 millimeters in outer diameter

No third-party renderer or plug-ins needed in order to use this product. These models are not animated


Export file formats do not come with a studio and light setup and may need some texture adjusting. All UV's are non overlapping properly. Model represents 4 days of 3D work

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