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Composite Parts Colour Errors
(Question 1) I wonder if anyone can shed any light on what's going on here?
On the left we have a source part studio with a single "open" composite part, showing a dummy simplified cable assembly.
On the right we have the same composite part brought into a different document via use of the featurescript instantiator.
Although the parts are correct in their shape roughly half of them have had the colour changed to orange, a bit like if the composite part was "closed". In my use case that rather defeats the purpose of using a composite part in the first place. Is this a bug or something that I've got wrong, maybe like parts could not have the colour changed via FS once they'd been set once manually? For info using the native derive feature gives the same result so I don;t think my shonky code is the issue for once.
I know Onshape justifiably don't tend to talk about timelines or what new features may or may not do... Speaking broadly would it be reasonable to think that at some time in the future it will be possible to have a closed composite part that maintains the coulours of its component parts? I'm trying to make a realistic looking part for our sales team, maintain wire colours for our production team, but not have the parts list scattered with both component and composite parts for yet another department...
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