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Have problem making the surfacing smooth for object.

I'm trying to make this shape as smooth as possible (G2) But I can't make the center surface smooth, even with using fill surface tool. I tried Surface lofting the entire half at once instead (as seen on right) but It still has dips and abrupt changes in surface. I realize making surface transitions from a flat to a curve are usually tricky but the design has to be that way... I've run out of solutions and would appreciate someone's help.A1.jpg
 
I also tried an alternative way, by using filled surface to construct the entire front end but I get bumps as seen below and the edge does not blend well into the back cylindrical form..b1.gif
 
I re-did the entire form with loft sections that aren't completely circular. It's getting there but there are still wrinkles in the form. Not sure why.
b2.gif
 

caroo

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What software are you using? Perhaps, you should use another approach such as creating the main form and than treat the edge later.
 

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