Speedometer is a UI tool that help the user to measure’s the speed of an object inside of Autodesk Maya:
It is precise , fast and flexible :
The user can choose various Maya Unit Scale of reference as well as a variety of different Speed Reading Measurements :
Unit Scale options :
Speed Reading Options :
Speedometer offers an “Automatic Speed reading ” option that tracks your selected object in real-time, from the UI (no nodes are created in the scene), as well has the option to create a real time “Speedometer rig ” using maya nodes , (handy if you need to have a speed reader inside a rig).
Speedometer has 4 different skins options.
(Note : The “Create Rig option” is ONLY compatible with Maya 2017+ and above , due to a Maya 2016 limitation, the UI and rest of the feature’s instead, are fully compatible .)
To install :
download speedometer.zip and unzip the file inside your
…../user /maya/script/ directory.
Your folder should look like this:
To run the script open the scriptEditor and inside a python tab, execute :
from animTools.speedometer import speedometer
In addition, you can drag and drop the above text onto any shelf. (recommended!)