@normand @retiredguru@social.linux.pizza

No worries, man. But you're always welcome. The FreeCAD world is growing in lots of directions so there's always room for guyz with skillz.

@retiredguru@social.linux.pizza @normand

The economics of printed tech books is really tough. My publisher, Purple Squirrel, has been looking at a Print-On-Demand option and it looks like that will eventually happen. I also want to update the book for 0.19. Most of the book is still completely relevant but the new Part::Links need to be discussed. Maybe @normand would consider coming out of retirement long enough to review it?

Part 5 of the TechDraw series. This covers customizing templates in inkscape.

Part four of the TechDraw Survey: Section and Detail views. Also a bit about clip groups.

I published a short two-video playlist using Part Design to model a lathe carriage stop. The project is based on a youtube series by everyone's favorite youtube shop teach 'Tubalcain (mrpete222)'
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Part three of the TechDraw Survey is out. This time looking at Projection Groups or 'multi-view projections'

Part two of the TechDraw survey. This time looking at dimensions, hatches, and symbols.

@normandc @przemo He closed one that I reported last week in less than 45 minutes. I started wondering what his best time is. I think it's actually negative. He may be in possession of a time machine which he uses to fix bugs while someone is typing in the report.😜

I'm starting a series of videos about the excellent TechDraw workbench. Here's episode number 1 covering the basics

I posted part three of my short end-to-end tutorial making a multi-part acrylic finger-joint box: youtu.be/0Mz6o9sqde4


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