I made this escapement animation in the Assembly 4 Workbench, using the parts of my 3D printed clock and some Python code to drive the animation. Check out this short clip to see it in action
I started with a master sketch to drive the anchor with a rotating rod
Then added the anchor and the escape wheel
Then figured out some Python code to get it moving...
Find all FC files and Macro at this link:
It is certainly not perfect, but managed to get it to work for a while locally about a minute or two
After a while it tends to slow down and start to get unresponsive.
Here are my infos, curious to see if others can make it work, or have suggestion for improvement.
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The 3D printed clock that use this escapement: https://forum.freecadweb.org/viewtopic. ... &t=55567OS:
macOS Mojave (10.14)
Word size of OS: 64-bit
Word size of FreeCAD: 64-bit
Version: 0.19.24212 (Git)
Build type: Release
Python version: 3.8.8
Qt version: 5.12.5
Coin version: 4.0.0
OCC version: 7.4.0
Locale: C/Default (C)