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by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 7:07 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: How to draw horn-shaped object
Replies: 2
Views: 336

Re: How to draw horn-shaped object

For the path, check this thread: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16604

When it comes to profiles, maybe videos about Nautilus shell modeling in other CAD software will give you a hint. I haven't found any examples of this being prepared in FreeCAD.
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:56 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Bug: shape binder selection color persists after task close
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: Bug: shape binder selection color persists after task close

I can confirm this but you don't need that many steps to reproduce it. The sketch stays purple already after the third step so steps 1-3 are sufficient. OS: Windows 10 Version 2009 Word size of FreeCAD: 64-bit Version: 0.21.29997 (Git) Build type: Release Branch: master Hash: b52967d52ac46eff7c59e74...
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Online CAD conversions
Replies: 1
Views: 139

Re: Online CAD conversions

I'm asking if anyone knows of another "free" conversion site that allows stp to dxf conversions? Did you try using FreeCAD for that ? It also handles these file formats so you could import STEP model and export it as DXF. Of course, you can also do various operations on the imported model...
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:37 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: FCInfo problem with Datum Lines ?
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Re: FCInfo problem with Datum Lines ?

I guess that it's just a limitation of the capabilities of this macro to work with datum objects. But I will ping its dev, maybe he will tell you more about that: @mario52.
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:30 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: AddOn manager: Choose toolBar Icon for a Macro
Replies: 1
Views: 239

Re: AddOn manager: Choose toolBar Icon for a Macro

@chennes, could you have a look? If you want to notify someone using the new mentioning capability, you have to start typing the user's name and then choose it from the list so that it appears between the mentioning tags. It will be highlighted in red once you preview or submit the post. Like this:...
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:25 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cant loading .shp file
Replies: 2
Views: 293

Re: Cant loading .shp file

Check this thread: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?t=46150

You may have to do what the message says - install the shapefile.py library.
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:21 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Initialization iof freecad 0.20
Replies: 1
Views: 142

Re: Initialization iof freecad 0.20

Please paste the About FreeCAD info, according to the top red banner. Your OS is particularly important.
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:20 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: external file reference
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Re: external file reference

Marc Bassini wrote: Sun Aug 07, 2022 9:17 pm

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name="Assembly060" sub="Parts060.Link018.Assembly.Parts.Link003.Assembly002.Parts002.Body003.Boolean.Reference."/>
Do these names correspond to containers in your model ? Is there a boolean operation somewhere ? It might be the source of the problem.
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:16 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Deleting a surface on a sheet object
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Re: Deleting a surface on a sheet object

Try using this tool: Part Defeaturing or this add-on workbench: Defeaturing Workbench.
by NewJoker
Mon Aug 08, 2022 6:03 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: a strange sweep give an error
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: a strange sweep give an error

This effect will disappear if you set Transition to Transformed for this Sweep object.