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My mesh particle has a spawn delay.

Hello! Sorry if this is a re-upload, it's been over a week without someone answering my other forum so I just want to be more specific this time. I have an ammo casing particle, and whenever it spawns it has about a 1 second delay. I've checked in every category and there is no spawn delay, warm-up time, or delay. This is happening with all my particle meshes and I don't know how to fix it. I've also noticed that when I put the spawn rate up, it spawns immediately without a delay! However, spawn rate causing a lot of the mesh particles to come out, and I only want one to come out with no delay.

The Reason This Delay is Bad.:

  1. It causes my ammo casing (ammo ejects) to have a delay, so if someone is shooting the gun and rotating, the particles don't keep up with them.

  2. The delay stands out, and even when not moving it looks bad.

Thank you! I hope you guys can reach out! I am so sorry for a re-upload basically, but I am just really curious for an answer.

Product Version: UE 4.20
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asked Nov 12 '18 at 02:46 PM in Blueprint Scripting

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Are you setting your emitter up to use Burst instead of frequency based spawning?

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answered Nov 13 '18 at 12:22 AM

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avatar image NotOriginal22222 Nov 13 '18 at 01:09 AM

Oh my gosh! Thank you so much! It worked!

avatar image mightyenigma Nov 13 '18 at 06:27 AM

Worked for me :) glad it worked for you too. Please click the checkbox next to my answer so others with this problem can find it more easily.

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