I use my own FreeCAD branch for this. It is possible to do with regular FreeCAD, but it is tricky.Jee-Bee wrote:I don't know how you do it but i can't link the geometry of the circles to the lines…
Check out Draft PointArray. If you want more functionality like that, check out Lattice2 add-on workbench.
I think it is valid. It is also a bit tricky to accomplish.
Even though I normally think of a screw/nut/bolt as a subassembly. In this case I think the screw/ bolt/ nut/ would need to be inserted as parts in the assembly in order to make the BOM count correct.