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by DeepSOIC
Fri Jul 08, 2022 4:21 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Lattice2 PD pattern behavior
Replies: 6
Views: 431

Re: Lattice2 PD pattern behavior

Hi all! Sorry i haven't replied - i don't hang out on the forum these days, and mentions were not set up to give me an email notification (but from now on, they are). The reason for this behavior is that the first kite is used as the "handle" to grab the pocket by (aka reference placement)...
by DeepSOIC
Tue May 24, 2022 9:55 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Lattice2 Array Filter Template
Replies: 2
Views: 282

Re: Lattice2 Array Filter Template

made https://github.com/DeepSOIC/Lattice2/issues/67 to hopefully not forget about it. Yes, it is supposed that you make a face.
by DeepSOIC
Tue Apr 19, 2022 3:44 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Objects on surface
Replies: 32
Views: 2297

Re: Objects on surface

Dart size is automatically chosen based on pick radius and camera zoom. You can temporarily increase or decrease the pick radius, it's in Edit->Preferences->Display->3d view. I can add a field to the dialog for controlling that.
by DeepSOIC
Sun Apr 17, 2022 7:47 pm
Forum: Python scripting and macros
Topic: Lattice2 mininum enclosing Bounding Box by python script
Replies: 6
Views: 755

Re: Lattice2 mininum enclosing Bounding Box by python script

ah, yeah, these commands aren't logged to console. Here's a workaround: After you have created an attached placement, go to properties, select MapMode, and click three-dots button there. You'll get attachment dialog. Do something, click OK, and a bunch of commands will appear in py console. The one ...
by DeepSOIC
Sun Apr 17, 2022 11:29 am
Forum: Python scripting and macros
Topic: Lattice2 mininum enclosing Bounding Box by python script
Replies: 6
Views: 755

Re: Lattice2 mininum enclosing Bounding Box by python script

It's in FreeCAD. The important stuff is in Part.AttachEngine, but just the constructors of App.Placement should get you covered in most cases.
by DeepSOIC
Thu Apr 14, 2022 10:58 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Objects on surface
Replies: 32
Views: 2297

Re: Objects on surface

awesome!
At the moment, placements do not stick (are not parametric, i.e do not follow the surface if the surface changes), but maybe i will add an option for that too.... eventually ;)
by DeepSOIC
Wed Apr 13, 2022 9:02 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Objects on surface
Replies: 32
Views: 2297

Re: Objects on surface

AlexGross wrote: Mon Apr 11, 2022 11:22 amDing!
Done! Look for a tool named "Placement Shooter"!
by DeepSOIC
Wed Apr 13, 2022 12:54 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Objects on surface
Replies: 32
Views: 2297

Re: Objects on surface

AlexGross wrote: Mon Apr 11, 2022 11:22 aminteractive option would be super helpful and much appreciated
I'm working on it, and as usual, it is taking more time than i expected.
by DeepSOIC
Mon Apr 11, 2022 9:55 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Comb-Pattern in PartDesign
Replies: 31
Views: 2689

Re: Comb-Pattern in PartDesign

ah, easy! the circle in SM Compound Filter Sketch does not touch the rod, so it is filtered out. CompoundFilter does not fill the contours itself, use Part MakeFace to do that.

Here's your file fixed:
Missing Center fixed.FCStd
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EDIT: reuploaded