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Re: [PATCH] Option to not render 3D models for footprints


Or you have a multi project PCB stack and you are working on a middle board and would like to have an option to hide top/bottom board to get better view in 3D viewer. It would make the component placement faster as there would be no need for syncing between FreeCad and KiCad.
Mitja Nemec

      From: Marco Ciampa <ciampix@xxxxxxxxxx>
 To: kicad-developers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 
 Sent: Thursday, 14 March 2019, 16:15
 Subject: Re: [Kicad-developers] [PATCH] Option to not render 3D models for footprints
On Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 02:26:53PM +0000, Jeff Young wrote:
> Hi Wayne,
> No, it would need to be saved in the file.  Think of it as Units for 3D
> models: for instance you might have 30mm, 35mm and 40mm tall capacitors
> all assigned to the single 20mm diameter 7.5mm pitch footprint.

... or the colors of LEDs? Cool!!!


Marco Ciampa

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