Flexible Booleans?

tcarpenter
Not quite sure how to go about this one… I need to do a layout - an array fits the bill nicely - but - I have the potential of needing a cutout. Think rafters attaching to a house, and a chimney getting in the way, in …

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    tcarpenter

    Not quite sure how to go about this one…

    I need to do a layout - an array fits the bill nicely - but - I have the potential of needing a cutout. Think rafters attaching to a house, and a chimney getting in the way, in any given location:

     

    Any ideas?

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    Nicole Premo

    Hi Todd, our platform contains shape objects and mesh objects. In our current system today, only mesh objects support "Array” and only shape objects support "Boolean Operations.” Currently there’s not a straightforward way to implement this. I have logged a case internally to have this added. In the meantime, there might be a way to accomplish this with custom scripting to treat each beam as an instance of 2 shapes. Here’s a conversation about scripts: Custom Script Question

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