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by freedman
Tue Aug 09, 2022 3:18 pm
Forum: Python scripting and macros
Topic: New property, storing a sketch name, can that name change?
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: New property, storing a sketch name, can that name change?

Roy_043 wrote Have you tried using the App::PropertyLink type? No I haven't. I looked here and found this list: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?p=316906#p316906 I'm always two steps behind, I'm guessing that if I use the correct Property type FreeCAD will change all the names for me as I...
by freedman
Mon Aug 08, 2022 11:47 pm
Forum: Python scripting and macros
Topic: New property, storing a sketch name, can that name change?
Replies: 4
Views: 256

New property, storing a sketch name, can that name change?

If I create a new property and then insert the text "Sketch003" targeting a sketch, can that reference later be invalid. I notice that when I bring a new Body into a existing model there can be changes to the sketch names. This makes since because you can't have two "sketch001". ...
by freedman
Mon Aug 08, 2022 5:20 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Fillet Problems
Replies: 6
Views: 476

Re: Fillet Problems

If you need a variable then try Sweep with continuation or sweep with a loft.
by freedman
Mon Aug 08, 2022 5:01 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Fillet covering entire face, rather than just specified edge
Replies: 11
Views: 513

Re: Fillet covering entire face, rather than just specified edge

Fillet problem#1, if I add the top single edge to the original Fillet list, that seems to work.

Fillet problem #2, that seems broken, your selection is valid but the software is confused.
by freedman
Mon Aug 08, 2022 4:10 pm
Forum: Announcements & Features
Topic: PCBWay macro
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: PCBWay macro

I like this posting, by using a macro there are no changes required to FreeCAD. Good idea! Would be nice if they accepted FCStd files directly. I always thought this was a big issue with CAD, if you start down this path then the CNC/Sheet metal folks need to be able to open files. In the US I would ...
by freedman
Thu Aug 04, 2022 7:27 pm
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Sketch attachment and tree view (new concept of sketch groups).
Replies: 0
Views: 183

Sketch attachment and tree view (new concept of sketch groups).

My goals : to help my workflow and simplify modeling in PartDesign. Since I'm not a developer I do everything in macros. The macro ; I'm adding one button to create an new sketch with a creation mode (Lock) and the macro will also run/scan periodically to check for alignments. What happens during t...
by freedman
Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:29 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Crash when trying to create a sweep
Replies: 6
Views: 406

Re: Crash when trying to create a sweep

If your trying to do it in PartDesign you need to create a Body and put the sketches in it.
by freedman
Wed Aug 03, 2022 5:06 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Draw Style have some problems with External file Parts`s Link objects
Replies: 18
Views: 1137

Re: Draw Style have some problems with External file Parts`s Link objects

xsuper9988, I looked at that and I'm confused. I don't think I can do anything here ...
by freedman
Tue Aug 02, 2022 10:05 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Weekly builds, which one to use?
Replies: 12
Views: 764

Re: Weekly builds, which one to use?

I was just looking for the latest, I don't need it. Thanks

I'm never really sure what I'm looking at, here is a release list from June.
https://github.com/FreeCAD/FreeCAD-Bundle/releases
by freedman
Mon Aug 01, 2022 6:20 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Weekly builds, which one to use?
Replies: 12
Views: 764

Re: Weekly builds, which one to use?

I will answer my own question:
I went to the FreeCAD main page and clicked on this (pic) which seemed correct, I think this link isn't set up correctly because it has no Windows code.