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by vocx
Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Array with elements rotated around axis
Replies: 11
Views: 187

Re: Array with elements rotated around axis

TopDown wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 6:11 am
I can do it manually using the assembly2 WB and controlling it manually.
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Don't use Assembly2. It is obsolete.

Use A2plus Workbench, which is based on the former but not compatible.
by vocx
Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: UX/UI Design
Topic: PartDesign Body Origin
Replies: 6
Views: 170

Re: PartDesign Body Origin

It seems that in the code the old icon is still used for an App::Placement object, while the App::Origin object, which is used in PartDesign Body, uses the newer icon. I have submitted pull request #2770 to use once more the tri-colored icon for the PartDesign Body Origin (App::Origin). Since the A...
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: UX/UI Design
Topic: PartDesign Body Origin
Replies: 6
Views: 170

Re: PartDesign Body Origin

This is just a technical note. It seems that in the code the old icon is still used for an App::Placement object, while the App::Origin object, which is used in PartDesign Body , uses the newer icon. I wonder why realthunder decided to keep both icons. Is App::Placement meant to be used by itself in...
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Tutorials and videos
Topic: Need help with Draft tutorial
Replies: 12
Views: 253

Re: Need help with Draft tutorial

... I am finding that the tutorials, though meant for beginners I assume, can be somewhat lacking in details. ... If you look at the history of the page, you'd see that the tutorial was mainly written in 2015 for 0.16. Since then it hasn't received many updates in content, other than minor tweaks. ...
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Workflow - Metal bookcase
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: Workflow - Metal bookcase

... @vocx - I thought about creating a script, but I think the problem would continue. It still would create a lot of bodies and no dependencies. ... [*]Clone and place ... What you are creating is an assembly of parts, therefore it makes a bit more sense to use an assembly workbench like A2plus or...
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Wiki
Topic: Getting started link broken
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Re: Getting started link broken

openBrain wrote:
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:49 pm
Sure. You're 2 days late after OP... ;)
Yes, I know. This is for completeness sake, for those who find this thread in the future.
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Wiki
Topic: Getting started link broken
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Re: Getting started link broken

mlampert wrote:
Sun Dec 08, 2019 6:36 pm
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Edit: just saw that there is a wider discussion going on: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=41531
The server was down. This has been already solved.
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: SOLVED: Sketcher Symmetry Tool Omitting Dimensional Constraints
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: Sketcher Symmetry Tool Omitting Dimensional Constraints

alovicious72 wrote:
Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:37 am
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Can somebody indicate the proper use of this tool so that it includes Dimensional Constraints in the result?
You want the resulting copy to have the same dimensions, lengths, as the original? Just use the Sketcher_ConstrainEqual on the mirrored elements.
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 2:11 am
Forum: UX/UI Design
Topic: node editor/pyflow icons needed
Replies: 11
Views: 411

Re: node editor/pyflow icons needed

... Whenever a new node is created the question is - adapt the grasshopper icon or create a completly new ... Does it make sense to distinguish the icons by colors? For example, FreeCAD uses as a loose convention to use yellow for solid objects ( Part_Box ), while blue is used for modification oper...
by vocx
Tue Dec 10, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: Developers corner
Topic: Release notes for v0.19
Replies: 160
Views: 18541

Re: Release notes for v0.19

https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?p=352694#p352694 Noting this here for the next time I update the notes.... ... I personally think this isn't a big issue, as it's just the release notes. The SVG templates were uploaded to the wiki directly from the TechDraw sources, so they should be fine...