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I have been having a discussion with John Niebergal and others about having a simplified version of Rhino. One that has most of the toolbars striped out and just focus on 2D Drafting tools.The…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Weidkamp Nov 16, 2018.
Here is the second Carbon Fiber bike frame tutorial.
An organic frame design. Great project for students that have a creative side.
Given the location of the front and rear sprockets, as well as the location of the crank set and head post design a 'bike' frame . I would encourage exploring several iterations .
When I was teaching one of my students (Heath M.) built a non traditional bike as his senior project. A variation of it was latter put…Continue
Posted on February 13, 2021 at 10:04am
If you have grown tired of teaching CAD and the students roll their eyes at the concept of drawing another widget.
Try adding some creativity . Simple rules - many answers. This project utilizes the Sub D tools in Rhino V7.
Starting with some hard points (points that are given and don't change) design a bike frame.
The only rules are : You must use the four locations : Front and rear wheel hub centers, The location…Continue
Posted on January 31, 2021 at 9:58am
Here is a short story of how Sketching took a team of Lynden students to MIT.
If you would like to know more I would be happy to provide details.
I hope you can use this to partially answer the question -- why are we doing this?
Posted on September 15, 2020 at 3:31pm