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by oddtopus
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:01 pm
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread
Replies: 89
Views: 17784

Re: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread

After creating a simple sketch in Part Design workbench, I switch to the Dodo workbench and get the message below. Hi. Thanks for the information. First you can see here for the explanation. Does that create some actual problem in the functions of the workbench Dodo or is it just an alert you get w...
by oddtopus
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Announcements & Features
Topic: A I beam python feature
Replies: 14
Views: 2769

Re: A I beam python feature

I don't know how add this property. I have to study that first. :| I build the dialog form only by coding after had a glance at examples Hi, here's the code of your macro, just modified a little to show what I meant. GGBeamMacro.py GGBeamDialog.ui Copy both files in your /macro folder and run the m...
by oddtopus
Sun Jan 10, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Announcements & Features
Topic: A I beam python feature
Replies: 14
Views: 2769

Re: A I beam python feature

You're waaaay behind [..] OK. I downloaded the latest appimage and I succeeded to save the file without problems. Still having some warnings such as " <string>(1)<class 'AttributeError'>: Module __main__ has no class SQRprofile " but it's not blocking. Maybe the program is looking for the...
by oddtopus
Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: Announcements & Features
Topic: A I beam python feature
Replies: 14
Views: 2769

Re: A I beam python feature

Nice feature indeed. Unfortunately my installation of FC crashes when I save the file and reopen it. Did you noticed the same trouble? Version info: OS: Linux Mint 19.2 Word size of OS: 64-bit Word size of FreeCAD: 64-bit Version: 0.19.16121 (Git) AppImage Build type: Release Branch: master Hash: a7...
by oddtopus
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Tutorials and videos
Topic: tutorial introducing Dodo
Replies: 5
Views: 3961

Re: tutorial introducing Dodo

for non-standard shape or sketch it seems program not behave as expectation like this image: Hi, if I remember well, when you make a custom profile, two things affect the beam position and orientation: where you draw the shape respect to the origin, because center-line of the beam is the origin of ...
by oddtopus
Sun Aug 23, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Tutorials and videos
Topic: Dodo Workbench Tutorial by Bugman
Replies: 4
Views: 1705

Re: Dodo Workbench Tutorial by Bugman

Hi @Laurie Hartley and @Kunda1. I stepped in this post few weeks ago and the video of Bugman made me realize that in Dodo was still missing a tool to make cylindrical tanks as quickly as rectangular ones. That inspired me to add another little tool (command "Connect to header": little hack...
by oddtopus
Sat Aug 22, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread
Replies: 89
Views: 17784

Re: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread

Hi there! I'm very new in Freecad. I would like to ask about Dodo WB. I have a problem with joining of edges of the beams. When I made the beams over the sketch lines, the leading lines are in the center of the beems. When I join the edges, the guidelines is not in the in the center already. Then I...
by oddtopus
Sat Jun 06, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread
Replies: 89
Views: 17784

Re: Flamingo (Workbench) discussion thread

.. asking if it is possible to edit the profiles using LibreOffice E.g. Particularly the pipe definitions. Manufacturers in our part of the world have somewhat different standards and it would be great to create Australian standard parts/profiles and contribute to the dodo workbench in that manner....
by oddtopus
Sun Apr 26, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread
Replies: 89
Views: 17784

Re: Flamingo & Dodo workbench(s) discussion thread

Hi @balrobs, I was hovering around after long time in the forum and since your on-line I'd like to answer about the beams rotation issue. Bear in mind that when you make a structure based on a sketch or DWire, the beams are linked rigidly to the underneath geometry of the line. Thus if you rotate th...
by oddtopus
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Tutorials and videos
Topic: forces and moment diagrams of a planar structure
Replies: 0
Views: 446

forces and moment diagrams of a planar structure

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Hi, this is a short example for what I posted here..

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