How do I connect Freecad points?

How do you join points on FreeCAD?


  1. Select two or more point clouds.
  2. Select the Points → Merge point clouds option from the menu.

How do I connect two items in FreeCAD?


  1. Press the Part JoinConnect button in the Part toolbar.
  2. Use the Part → Join → Connect objects entry in the Part menu.

How do I fix my FreeCAD points?


  1. Press the Point on object button in the toolbar.
  2. Use the Shift + O keyboard shortcut.
  3. Use the Sketch → Sketcher constraints → Constrain point onto object entry in the top menu.

How do you make a part active on FreeCAD?

Double-click the Body in the tree view or open the context menu (right-click) and select Toggle active body to activate or deactivate the Body. If another Body is active, it will be deactivated.

How do you join two sketches in FreeCAD?


  1. Select two or more sketches.
  2. Click on Merge sketches or choose Sketch → Merge sketches from the top menu.
  3. The resulting sketch will be created as a separate new object.

What is the difference between a part and a body in FreeCAD?

Part is a container. It can hold many objects that you want to move about as a group. Body is the end result of a chain of PartDesign Features (Pad, Pocket, Revolve, etc). It represents a single solid.

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How do you use Boolean in FreeCAD?

FreeCAD: How to execute a boolean operation between solids?

  1. Create new document and switch workbench to Part workbench .
  2. Click Box and Cylinder. …
  3. Click Booleans. …
  4. Select a type of operation at [Boolean Operation], Box at [First Shape] and Cylinder at [Second Shape]. …
  5. Click Close to finish Boolean Operation dialog.

How do you delete a constraint in Freecad?


  1. Go to the Sketch → Sketcher tools → Delete All Constraints menu.
  2. Reply Yes to the dialog pop up.

How do you hide your body in FreeCAD?


  1. Select one or more objects.
  2. Select the View → Visibility → Hide selection option from the menu. Select the Hide selection option from the Tree view context menu. This option is not available in the PartDesign Workbench.

What is a body in FreeCAD?

In FreeCAD the word “Body” is normally used to refer to a PartDesign Body object ( PartDesign::Body class) that is defined by the PartDesign Workbench. This is a container object that can hold 2D sketches and 3D geometrical features to build a solid shape.