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Group Nodes - Maya Python

Hey guys! Here is a quick snippet to just group nodes under their own little group hierarchy, which will provide us with a driver group and a xform group. The xform group is the one that contains the offset values from the parent node while the driver is the group we will use for all connections needed (sometime I even have two driver groups).

Find Verts Weighted to Bone Function

Here is a little function I wrote that will go through all selected meshes and find all the vertices weighted to a given bone. I had to write this to find all the meshes that had a specific bone in their skin mod, but not just that! I needed to know which of those meshes had verts weighted to this specific bone.

Create FK Chain - Maya Python

Hey guys! first rigging script for python in maya! pretty simple, it creates a FK chain from selected joints with flags to align the controllers to world or to the Joint. Wrote this script to do Gainer's(Sasktel) spine rig in Maya ( I am re-rigging him in Maya.)