Rhino again... Mass properties?

Discussion in 'Software' started by henrikb, Nov 17, 2003.

  1. henrikb
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    henrikb Senior Member

    My Rhino tutorial goes on.....
    Is there any way to define material mass properties in Rhino? What I am after is the Cg of a part or assembly.
    In SolidWorks and SolidEdge, I can define each part and get an accurate total mass. Is this possible in Rhino?:confused:

    Best regards!

    /Henrik
     
  2. SailDesign
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    SailDesign Old Phart! Stay upwind..

    I think you'll find microsoft makes something for that - it's called Excel. ;-)
    But to answer the question properly, "No", Rhino has nothing like that, at least in Version 2.

    Steve
     
  3. ClarkT
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    ClarkT Senior Member

    RhinoScript

    same answer as Steve's for Rhino v.3.2, but the Volume Centroid is now scriptable.
    One of these days I'm gonna write that Mass properties script.
    ;)
     

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