This pluggin is what I define as charityware and can be freely distributed. If
you find it useful make what you feel as an appropriate donation to your
favorite charity. You cannot charge or make any money from this routine by
reselling or bundling them with another package/cd/web page without my
To install this routine just copy the files into your 3ds Max plugin directory.
This is almost identical to the Volume Select Modifier with a Spherical gizmo,
except that instead of using a gizmo to determine what get selected another
object is used. The only difference in interface is the button at the bottom to
pick the object and the Effect Radius which determines how far away from the
object the selection set will enclose.
This pluggin is most useful with the Grid Object when you are using the Render
Scale greater than 1. It allows you to easily select a group of localized
Note this utility has not been fully tested in a production enviroment so use
at your own risk. If you encounter any problems please contact me at