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by rosen71
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: newby needs help

chrisb wrote:
Mon Oct 26, 2020 7:48 pm
Assembly workbench isn't maintained since quite some time. Use A2plus instead or use Assembly3 or Assembly4. The numbers don't indicate one being more modern than the other, they follow different modeling principles.

That's what I am using - A2plus v.0.4.47e
by rosen71
Mon Oct 26, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: newby needs help

Hi again, After few days of playing, i got the preliminary results I've needed. As I wanted to do some assembly to see how it will look, got some issues with the parts previously created. If I open a part, it looks Ok as it is. Once imported in Assembly Workbench, some parts seems solid with no hole...
by rosen71
Wed Oct 21, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: newby needs help

drmacro wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 1:30 pm
Yes, indeed, you have imported svg.

In general, you need to convert each profile to a sketch. Unfortunately that isn't the end. The sketches have to be validated (and processed to get rid of extra line, non-coincident vertices, overlapping lines, etc.

Tnaks a lot.
I started to figure it out.
by rosen71
Wed Oct 21, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: newby needs help

Bance wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 11:02 am
Have a look at this file:-

sym.png
Thank you, but the dimensions are not correct.
Anyway, I have the drawings imported from CorelDraw in SVG format, but I don't know how do anything with them in FreeCad.
test_1.FCStd
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by rosen71
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: newby needs help

Dear,
I am completely new in this, and for you it may seems to be simple, but for me it is not.

I believe that step by step instruction woyld be better.
by rosen71
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

Re: newby needs help

For the square: You can switch the inner square to construction lines and place the corners in the middle of the construction lines using symmetry. Perhaps you don't even need the construction square, and use the outer points for the symmetries. Sketcher has a fillet tool, which creates the necessa...
by rosen71
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:43 am
Forum: Help on using FreeCAD
Topic: newby needs help
Replies: 16
Views: 418

newby needs help

Hi there, As completely new to FreeCad, I am learning the first steps thru all available tutorials, but got stuck with an issue I couldn't resolve. Here is the situation: I draw (Psrt Design) two figures. Let's say 2 squares with different sizes. What I need is to put the smaller square, rotated at ...