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  1. Stephan Moenninghoff

    Glen Preston

    Modify -> Decompose
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    get stuck in some marionette projects

    I take it, you have scripted that node yourself? If that's the case, I'm out of my depth. perhaps someone else can comment.
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    Space Selection with Room ID

    I haven't tried to do this with Marionette but I think the "Get Record Field" node is going to help.
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    Space Selection with Room ID

    You can do that easily by creating a Worksheet that lists the Spaces. Right-click a Space's row header and choose "Select object".
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    get stuck in some marionette projects

    You are trying to set a viewport's opacity. That's interesting. A VP cannot have direct opacity. You can give the VP a fill colour and put it into a class and set that class to an opacity. I don't think you can give the whole VP an opacity that will pass that opacity on to everything that is contained within.
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    Frame stops for Door Tool

    I'll remember that! 🙂
  7. I don't think that an odd number makes sense here. The offered solution was for an even number of sides.
  8. Yep, that's the same. (n-2)(180)/n.
  9. Here you go. Good old Marionette. Great for this kind of stuff. Alternating Polygon.vwx
  10. It works with any number of edges, as long as there are always two of each. I'll make you a quick Marionette. After my supper.
  11. Wrong file, sorry, press reload. So, the radius is 2193.841978
  12. Not if you calculate correctly, pal 🙂
  13. Here's the file. The formula is based on the knowledge that the angle between all edges is the same. So the angle = 1/ Edges / (Edges/2 -1) / 360 If you rearrange that you get the angle. From there on you construct your polygon using VWX. Alternating Polygon.vwx
  14. The radius is 2322.5267mm, according to my calculations.
  15. Kevin, I have to challenge your solution. Your short lines are 751.253. Thats not correct. 🙂
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    Isolating pointcloud in clipcube

    Yes, I get it. The clip cube is a visibility thing. That's sometimes counter-intuitive as you would expect objects that are hidden to behave like they are hidden and not be affected by selection. I cannot imagine dealing with point clouds without the clip cube but I share your view on how it should behave.
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    Isolating pointcloud in clipcube

    Have you tried the Isolate Points button in the OIP? That gets rid of unwanted points for you.
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    Parametric Books

    Version 2.2

    324 downloads

    Features: Places books from a designated symbol folder in a box ("shelf") Eliminates books that are too tall or wide for the box Allows to randomize the sequence of placement within each book collection Option to repeat the list to fill long shelves Six different types of random angles or all straight Offset from shelf edge (Random Max/Min) Allows for any number of stacks in-between standing books Number of books per stack (Random Max/Min) Offset and angles for stacked books (Random Max/Min) Option to have only stacks, no upright books Known Issues: The gap between angled books and stacks is not correct. I won't fix it 🙂 IMPORTANT *** Configure your books using the Marionette instance provided in the document. Then, make a copy. Ungroup that copy to lock its values. Start over. This will speed up your workflow considerably and you won't have to wait for each Marionette instance to recompile ***
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    Plane not deleted after planar boolean

    Hmm... maybe @Marissa Farrell should have a look and confirm it's a bug.
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    Plane not deleted after planar boolean

    You mean they disconnect and reconnect to a different input port?
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    Rotation matrix only works around z-axis?

    You need Set Entity Matrix to get this to work. I had a similar thing the other week which I just remembered where 2D circles had to be stacked to create a 3D routing contour: Matrix Rotation.vwx
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    Plane not deleted after planar boolean

    @STA check your network again. I had a quick look - when I alt-drag your Marionette to make a copy, the new object gets corrupted. I'm not saying there is not a bug also (I had a similar thing happening with the "Set 2D Vertex" node in wrapped objects) but I would first try and fix the network. HTH
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    Upload to forum size-limited?

    Hi Tamsin, I have now posted a DropBox link. Upload is terminated with unknown error (-200). I have included some lever arch files in the embedded library of symbols.
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    Upload to forum size-limited?

    I was about to upload a new version of my Books Marionette, containing some lever-arch file symbols but the upload was cancelled with an error. Is there a limit to file sizes? Thanks.
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    Upload to forum size-limited?

    I don't think this was ever true for the Marionette section. Books 2.2 have 331.1MB, Books 2.3 have 337.8MB. My guess is something broke somewhere on the way.

 

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