The question was "could I add objects I'd made at home with 5.5 to my school
projects in version 6?" The answer is still yes. Regardless of how
different they are, if he bought Lightwave 5.6 he could take the objects
built at home and use them at school. He said he could get 5.5 at a good
price, I say go for it. He can upgrade to  later if he feels the need.
-- Eric S.
> Ligthwave 6 is so different than 5.6... I would look for a student
> version of 6.
> > Yup. :)
> > -- Eric S.
> > > I'm taking some animation courses at a local
> > > college which has Lightwave 6. I have an
> > > opportunity to get a copy of Lightwave 5.5 for a
> > > good price. If I dot the 5.5 version, could I add
> > > objects I'd made at home with 5.5 to my school
> > > projects in version 6? (both are Windows format).
> > > Advise greatly appreciated....