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by Bance
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: FreeCAD on the web
Replies: 585
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Re: FreeCAD on the web

by Bance
Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Sketch to arch structure preset profile?
Replies: 3
Views: 82

Re: Sketch to arch structure preset profile?

You could try the Flamingo/Dodo workbench from addon manager.

Steve.
by Bance
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: I cannot subtract shapes from other shapes regardless of my method.
Replies: 12
Views: 226

Re: I cannot subtract shapes from other shapes regardless of my method.

Well if you wish to learn how to use Freecad I would advise you to follow the forum, and not 3rd party tutorials.
To simply achieve your aims, delete revolution001, and select the bottom surface of your model and choose the thickness tool, make the thickness 5mm..... QED
by Bance
Fri Nov 29, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: I cannot subtract shapes from other shapes regardless of my method.
Replies: 12
Views: 226

Re: I cannot subtract shapes from other shapes regardless of my method.

are you complaining about the tutorial or the software?
by Bance
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: I cannot subtract shapes from other shapes regardless of my method.
Replies: 12
Views: 226

Re: I cannot subtract shapes from other shapes regardless of my method.

Hi Lexone, welcome to the forum. The tutorial you are following is not quite up to a correct workflow, however if you have followed it thus far you should have two bodies each consisting of a pad and a revolution. In the PD workbench (not the Part workbench as per the tut.) double click on body in t...
by Bance
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Help creating curved edge on part (not fillet)
Replies: 16
Views: 227

Re: Help creating curved edge on part (not fillet)

Have you tried using the link to external geometry tool Image
by Bance
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Creating a hole from a "Bolts" created SHS
Replies: 13
Views: 404

Re: Creating a hole from a "Bolts" created SHS

You need to drag and drop the extruded section into the body, this will create a base feature that can be pocketed.
You will also need to modify your sketch since it has open vertices....
See included file.

HTH Steve
by Bance
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: basic drilling template
Replies: 10
Views: 306

Re: basic drilling template

There's always room for improvement I guess
by Bance
Fri Jun 14, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: basic drilling template
Replies: 10
Views: 306

Re: basic drilling template

A simple way to do it.....
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by Bance
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Open discussion
Topic: Naming operating modes in Sketcher WB
Replies: 12
Views: 463

Re: Naming operating modes in Sketcher WB

I think of the hover feature as 'Pre-selection highlighting', It ensures one has the correct element under the cursor before selection.

As to the other issue I think Chrisb's suggestion of constraint-first/element-first is as clear as crystal.

My tuppence worth...

Steve.

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