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by zohozer
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench

Their workbench, if we can call it that, is fairly simple but powerful. It is mainly focused on working with materials instead of advanced assembly functions. Yes, a nice approach for a good work-flow. The Fusion360 it is more accessible than other PRO level software's like TopSolid or SolidWorks w...
by zohozer
Tue May 28, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench

We need to start somehow this project. I used before TopSolid and IMOS to create cabinetry furniture. They are great but we can do it better! First we need to see what kind of tools and what work-flow we can implement. Looking at how others are doing the things will be a good start. Like IMOS: https...
by zohozer
Sat May 18, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench

Let's just do first things first, ok? To have tools that are able to automatically build a joint would be really nice, and I hope we get there one day but we have more basic ground to cover before thinking about this. What's your vision? What tools do you think we can implement first? We will need ...
by zohozer
Sat May 18, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench

The resulting cabinet should be like that... There could be a button that appears when you hover over a joint like this and it lets you toggle the joint type! Some inspiration for the workflow here: https://youtu.be/FWskGKAi-wk?t=87 This is a good example of what we can do in FreeCAD Furniture work...
by zohozer
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: UX/UI Design
Topic: COIL iconTheme
Replies: 116
Views: 9403

Re: COIL iconTheme

Thank you for reply. Good to know.
by zohozer
Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: UX/UI Design
Topic: COIL iconTheme
Replies: 116
Views: 9403

Re: COIL iconTheme

Thank you very much 1D_Inc. I really appreciate your work with FreeCAD and Blender. Still I don't understand how I can use this icon sets on FreeCAD for Windows? I downloaded the latest FreeCAD 0.18 from Github but I can't find any option to change the icons? I do need a special build or something s...
by zohozer
Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench

I will post more ideeas soon. In two weeks time I will have vacation and more free time to think about the features of this workbench. Meantime I do found something interesting in this forum: Scriptable objects It is very important to get the things right. To do this we can also look how other simil...
by zohozer
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench

Hi iogui. Nice to know you are interested in doing some software development for FreeCAD. Please bear in mind that yorik has already worked out a nesting solution for FreeCAD. Never used personally, but it is there if I remember correctly. Maybe you can improve this one. Regarding the other points y...
by zohozer
Fri Mar 15, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: Presentation of aspiring FreeCAD contributor
Replies: 15
Views: 1969

Re: Presentation of aspiring FreeCAD contributor

Kunda1 wrote:
Thu Jun 29, 2017 3:58 pm
@zohozer can you share more details of what your vision is?
A little bit late, but here you have-it. Hopefully you are still interested in this project.

Maybe we can gather a team interested in doing a good Furniture Workbench for FreeCAD.
by zohozer
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Cabinet furniture design tools workbench
Replies: 73
Views: 12495

Re: A cabinet furneture disign tools

I just found my initial thoughts sketch for this workbench that I envisioned some time ago. Please add yours to this list: FreeCAD Furniture Workbench - Driving shape volume (Containing shape) (like a box) (with internal divisions if needed) who will act like a driving shape for all the panels locat...

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