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by Roy_043
Tue Aug 16, 2022 10:30 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Workflow for Arch / BIM bathroom with fixtures
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: Workflow for Arch / BIM bathroom with fixtures

Where do you get the idea that an 'International Building Code' exists?
by Roy_043
Mon Aug 15, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: Issue #7370 - Arch Wall not visible when base sketch lines overlap after sketch edit
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: Issue #7370 - Arch Wall not visible when base sketch lines overlap after sketch edit

I think that I already have a fix for this. See https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic. ... 27#p581127
It is one of the PRs that I have 'parked' during the feature freeze.
by Roy_043
Mon Aug 15, 2022 10:03 am
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: One Object in 2 Layers / Groups / Building Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 489

Re: One Object in 2 Layers / Groups / Building Parts

The Ctrl+Drop behavior has changed between V0.19.1 and V0.19.2. In V0.19.1 you can hold down Ctrl and Drop an object nested in a Group on a Layer, the object is then added to the Layer and not removed from the Group. In V0.19.2 and later this is no longer possible, the object is first removed from t...
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 10:18 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part

Workaround for Example_for_forum3(cut with plane).FCStd: Create a Part_ElementCopy from a face of the column and a face of the beam. Make sure Std_TreeSyncPlacement is off. Move the copies into the correct Part containers. Select the beam and the copied column face and call Part_SliceApart . Move th...
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part

Workaround for Example_for_forum2.FCStd: Create a Link ( Std_LinkMake ) from the Cube. Change its "Link Transform" property to true. Make sure Std_TreeSyncPlacement is off. Drop it in Part. Use the following expression for its Link Placement Position: Part001.Placement.Base - href(Part.Pla...
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 9:09 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part

gbParametric wrote: Sat Aug 13, 2022 7:37 pm handle edge cases afterwards.
These are not edge cases, if a new system is devised it should include support for them. Note that what you want also results in out of scope links.
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 6:44 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part

gbParametric wrote: Sat Aug 13, 2022 6:29 pm you can check if component object is inside a App.Part with :
compobject.getParentGeoFeatureGroup()
With the current Link system objects can have multiple parents. So it is probably not as straightforward as you may think.
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part
Replies: 15
Views: 491

Re: Subtractions/Additions when Arch.Component is placed in App.Part

What is your reason for putting the Subtraction object in a different Std_Part, with a different Placement, from the component that you want to subtract from? Can you clarify your intended workflow?
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 12:31 pm
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: One Object in 2 Layers / Groups / Building Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 489

Re: One Object in 2 Layers / Groups / Building Parts

Holding down the Ctrl key should govern this behavior IMO.
by Roy_043
Sat Aug 13, 2022 10:04 am
Forum: Draft, Arch & BIM
Topic: One Object in 2 Layers / Groups / Building Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 489

Re: One Object in 2 Layers / Groups / Building Parts

... Actually the Layer class already has a addObject method. But this never executes AFAICT.