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by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Question on commands in 'Sketcher'
Replies: 1
Views: 19

Re: Question on commands in 'Sketcher'

The last three actions (or whatever they are) are listed as 'Ctrl+Shift+E' . Somehow I don't think all three of those actions are exactly the same thing - - - - maybe they are - - - - sure not clear. (1. Select Conflicting Restraints, 2. Select Elements associated with constraints, 3. Show/hide int...
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Forum in Deutsch
Topic: Vorstellung und erste Frage
Replies: 15
Views: 391

Re: Vorstellung und erste Frage

Du kannst sogar auf die einzelnen Fehler in der Liste klicken und bekommst dann den Bereich angezeigt, in dem der Fehler steckt. Das hilft nicht immer, aber manchmal.
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Where are the SNAP tools in Sketch Workbench?
Replies: 32
Views: 278

Re: Where are the SNAP tools in Sketch Workbench?

Aah, I see. It's all that bad if misunderstandings stay on that level :) .
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: stuff trying to complete the 'sketch'
Replies: 9
Views: 56

Re: stuff trying to complete the 'sketch'

For holes with counterbore I recommend the PartDesign Hole feature. It can do it in one step.
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: how to engrave a text on v0.18
Replies: 4
Views: 38

Re: how to engrave a text on v0.18

Here is how you can do it in PartDesign: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic.php?t=36623. Edit: This shouldn't be too complicated to remember. Besides of the obvious such as creating the ShapeString there is just one special steps: move it into the body, and another not-so-obvious of attaching it...
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Path/CAM
Topic: Moving part in z-axis?
Replies: 6
Views: 131

Re: Moving part in z-axis?

Russ has already commented in the pull request. Perhaps it could be made user selectable something like these locks which 2D programs like Gimp or inkscape have for linking vertical and horizontal dimensions. - Locked would move stock and model together - unlocked would move them independent, just i...
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Boolean operations on bodies not working
Replies: 5
Views: 82

Re: Boolean operations on bodies not working

It looks as if you have two objects visible at the same time which occupy the same space. This leads to the so called Z-fighting.
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Where are the SNAP tools in Sketch Workbench?
Replies: 32
Views: 278

Re: Where are the SNAP tools in Sketch Workbench?

geolux wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:02 pm
Can you send me the link to your post?
Which post?

See my last post, I finally had realized that things are not vertical/horizontal.
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Graphic to a cylindric surface ?
Replies: 28
Views: 456

Re: Graphic to a cylindric surface ?

Let's start from the begining. -I have a sketch -I made a cylinder (part menue) Do I then use the "Map a sketch to a face" function from the sketcher menue first? Haven't read all of this topic, but as you just restart: You can only map the rectangle to the top or bottom face of the cylinder, you c...
by chrisb
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: Exactitude? How many digits post-decimal point?
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: Exactitude? How many digits post-decimal point?

You can control this via Preferences->General->Units.