How do I copy a part in Freecad?

How do I copy an object in FreeCAD?

Usage

  1. Select an object for which you wish to make a copy.
  2. Go to the menu Part → Create a copy → Create simple copy.

How do I select a part in FreeCAD?

In the tree view items can be selected, or deselected, one at a time, by holding the Ctrl key and clicking with the mouse. A range of items can be selected by clicking on the first item, holding Shift, and clicking on the last item. Selecting a single item will also show its properties in the property editor.

How do you attach parts to FreeCAD?

Usage

  1. Select the object to be attached.
  2. Go to the Part → Attachment… …
  3. Under Attachment parameters, Not attached can be read. …
  4. Select a topology element on the object to attach to: vertex, edge or face/plane. …
  5. The first button’s label now adopts the type of topology selected. …
  6. Select an Attachment mode in the list.

How do you copy and paste a sketch in FreeCAD?

Usage

  1. Select sketcher element for copy operation.
  2. Click on the Sketcher Copy button in the toolbar or choose Sketch → Sketcher tools → Copy from the Sketch menu.
  3. Place copy in the 3D view.
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How do you recompute FreeCAD?

Options

  1. To force a recompute select the document or one or more objects in the Tree view, choose the. Mark to recompute option from the context menu, and invoke the command.
  2. For objects, but not for documents, you can also choose Recompute object from the same context menu (introduced in version 0.19).

How do you select edges in FreeCAD?

Re: Simple selection and de-selection (edges, faces)



Shift+select usually selects a whole range, as you can see in the tree when selecting the first element and then while holding shift one of the last items. If you want to select/deselct single items you use the Control key instead of shift (cmd on a mac).

How do I select multiple faces in FreeCAD?

Right-click and a window appears. From this window select “Appearance” and a “Display Properties” window opens. From this you can make the changes to each face. Or from the tree window you can right-click on a part of the model and modify all faces of that piece at once.

How do I select multiple items in FreeCAD?

Select multiple objects by holding the Ctrl key while selecting with the mouse.

How do I join lines in Freecad?

Usage

  1. Press the Connect lines button.
  2. Use the Ctrl + Shift + K keyboard shortcut.
  3. Use the Sketch → Sketcher tools → Connect Edges entry from the top menu.

How do I merge two items in Freecad?

Usage

  1. Select two or more mesh objects.
  2. Press the Mesh Merge button. Select the Meshes → Merge option from the menu.
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How do I mirror a sketch in Freecad?

Usage

  1. Select sketch to be mirrored (typically by clicking on it in the tree view).
  2. Click on Mirror sketch or choose Sketch → Mirror sketch from the top menu.
  3. The resulting sketch is created as a separate new object.
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