[Chimera-users] Flip maps

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Tue Dec 6 08:55:25 PST 2011

Hi Mario,
There is a command for reversing the planes along the Z-axis.  For example,

vop zflip #0

... would Z-flip volume model #0 to create another volume model.  Documentation, including options:

I hope this helps,
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D. 
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

On Dec 5, 2011, at 11:53 PM, Mario Dejung wrote:

> Hi everybody,
> since the newest version of chimera, it is not longer possible to flip a
> map via the Voxel Size. In older versions, I could just write 2 2 -2 and
> my map was flipped.
> Is there still a way to flip my map within Chimera, or do I have to flip
> it in a different program and load this new map into chimera.
> Thanks
> Mario

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