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dimensional input parameters displayed in viewport

adamohernadamohern Member, OS Professional Posts: 216 PRO
When you double-click a sketch, its dimensions are displayed in 3D as editable numbers. Double-clicking one of the dimensions allows you to edit it, and hitting enter commits that change.

Is there an equivalent input for FS? It would be incredibly valuable.

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  • adamohernadamohern Member, OS Professional Posts: 216 PRO
    Thanks, Kevin. I'm not asking for a constraint solver, I'm just asking for a more descriptive and visual way of presenting input parameters than the "here's a big list of dimensions" method. What I want is really just a few special manipulator types that could display editable numeric dimensions in 3D space, exactly like when you're editing a sketch (but without the solver). I'd only need point-to-point, angle, radius, and diameter manipulators, and the ability to position them programatically so that the user can see what each dimension refers to on the geometry.
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