ppemawm wrote: ↑
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:08 pm
...master sketches, and Sketcher > carbon copy....
Thank you ppemawm
for an excellent thread.
I am following first exercise as part of my "conversion to FreeCAD".
All this business of creating copy sketch for every feature is very convoluted
especially for someone used to commercial CAD systems.
I guess this is the best way of doing it in FreeCAD?
My eventual aim is to get to Assembly 4, following your other threads on this subject.
But it will take fair bit of adjusting my thinking, to get used to FreeCAD ways
The descriptions of what you were doing to get the end result were just about right - I have managed to get to the end of exercise 1 (eventually
Had some problems with the tab when I tried something slightly different to your sketch, but worked OK when I followed you exactly - will need to understand why, so that in future I know what I am doing
Still trying to make master sketch invisible on the screen of finished design? toggling visibility doesn't seem to be doing the trick...