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Looking for a poor man's AutoCad
3 projects | /r/civilengineering | 5 Jul 2023
LibreCAD, OpenSCAD (more script based and more for solids), FreeCAD.
Unexpected behavior from rotate_extrude
2 projects | /r/openscad | 29 May 2023
Yep happens here in 2023.03.05, weird - I guess you could lodge a bug and see what happens2 projects | /r/openscad | 29 May 2023
manifold backend is just merged
5 projects | /r/openscad | 18 Mar 2023
1.) Check out the latest github source and follow the build directions: https://github.com/openscad/openscad5 projects | /r/openscad | 18 Mar 2023
Just to share the news that https://github.com/openscad/openscad/pull/4533 is just merged, which uses https://github.com/elalish/manifold for multithreaded rendering. CUDA is not yet enabled but there is already a large speedup over fastcsg. The long standing https://github.com/openscad/openscad/issues/391 will probably close soon! You can now use multiple cores to do rendering!
I built an online Dactyl Generator, but with fast previews and STL export
4 projects | /r/ErgoMechKeyboards | 12 Mar 2023
https://github.com/elalish/manifold provides fast csg operations (WIP PR for using manifold as backend for OpenSCAD: https://github.com/openscad/openscad/pull/4533) and wasm build (manifoldcad.org).
What is the bottleneck in OpenSCAD rendering?
2 projects | /r/openscad | 4 Mar 2023
https://github.com/openscad/openscad/issues/391 (this issue was opened in 2013, still open)2 projects | /r/openscad | 4 Mar 2023
So OpenSCAD could be sped up of CGAL could be sped up. In the github repository is/was a pull request to do something like that, but the request was not accepted because some of the automated tests did not pass.
For Dactyl Manuform builders using OpenSCAD - huge render speedup with fast-csg
2 projects | /r/ErgoMechKeyboards | 11 Feb 2023
If you catch a performance regression please open an issue! https://github.com/openscad/openscad/issues
Is there a way to assign properties to solid objects?
3 projects | /r/openscad | 28 Dec 2022
Sadly, no. There's been a bunch of talk on implementing these functionalities, for various contexts - materials, colors, parts, etc. Sadly, the gist is that those properties won't get through the renderer.
Procedurally generated rocks in my software "Proc-rock"
2 projects | /r/proceduralgeneration | 10 Mar 2021
The software is open source and can be found here. Basically its an interactive program, that allows you to create rocks procedurally and save the resulting process to a rather small json file.
What are some alternatives?
SolidPython - A python frontend for solid modelling that compiles to OpenSCAD
implicit - A math-inspired CAD program in haskell. CSG, bevels, and shells; 2D & 3D geometry; 2D gcode generation...
curv - a language for making art using mathematics
cherry-mx-keycaps - 3D models of keycaps in cherry profile.
OpenSCAD-Parallel-Build - Python script to simplify and parallelise the STL creation of OpenSCAD projects
Rapidcsv - C++ CSV parser library
dmidiplayer - Drumstick MIDI File Player Multiplatform (mirror)
matscad - Toolbox for simple design of 3D objects and impotr them in a CAD files.
otter-browser - Otter Browser aims to recreate the best aspects of the classic Opera (12.x) UI using Qt5
MCAD - OpenSCAD Parametric CAD Library (LGPL 2.1)
crow-translate - A simple and lightweight translator that allows you to translate and speak text using Google, Yandex Bing, LibreTranslate and Lingva.