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How to implement an interpolate to prevent snapping

Hey guys,

I currently have this setup for a camera look on a vehicle with a mounted turret. Everything functions perfetly how I want it to, but when I rotate the camera (and therefore the turret) the turret snaps to its new position. I'm wondering where I can implement an interpolation node to smooth out the transition of the turret from its starting location to wherever the camera rotates.

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asked Aug 02 '18 at 10:01 PM in Blueprint Scripting

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I'll explain in very broad strokes here:

  1. Your camera would need to define something like DesiredDirection variable. (maybe on your vehicle)

  2. Your vehicle should have something like MaxTurretRotationSpeed. (This will be per second)

  3. Every frame (TickEvent) in your vehicle you should rotate your turret by MaxTurretRotationSpeed*DeltaTime towards your DesiredDirection until you reach it.

Happy coding :)

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answered Aug 02 '18 at 10:32 PM

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avatar image AverageAce Aug 02 '18 at 11:50 PM

Thanks! I'm pretty new to blueprinting, but I'll give this a shot and see if I can figure it out!

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