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Re: [FEATURE] Array 3D models
I think it may be preferable to utilize the STEP file's inherent
array_placement_group function to generate an array of the underlying
On Mon, Nov 6, 2017 at 1:01 PM, Kevin Cozens <kevin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2017-11-06 09:01 AM, Oliver Walters wrote:
>> To provide an option to reduce the size of the 3D model library, I have
>> implemented an "array" feature for 3D models. A module (footprint) can
>> reference a single model multiple times, with a dimensional offset between
>> each copy.
> Sounds interesting. This would be quite useful for IC packages (both
> through hole and surface mount) in addition to male and female headers.
> And I forgot to add in my previous message it is also good for IC sockets.
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