#DesignScript – Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3- Code to Node to Code

 

Hi Everyone:

This is a the last in the series three DesignScript LoftedSurface translations, from the Surface category of the DS Editor (DSE) Samples.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath-ds#3

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath-ds#3

Open the file Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath.ds, in the DS Editor and run it. The script is shown below.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath.ds#3

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath.ds#3

Now open DS Studio, copy & paste the DSE script, Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath.ds, into a blank canvas.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3

Note the highlighted commenting out which must be deleted in order to activate the code.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3-edited

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3-edited

Now comment out the “(import(ProGeometry.dll)” script as highlighted above.  It can now be run as a Code Block of script, before the translation to Nodes takes place.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3

The preliminary translation is shown above, while the developed translation is shown below.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3a

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3a

The red and yellow highlighted areas match the description and properties layout that is given to the script in the initial DS Editor *.ds file.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3b

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3b

The “Node to Code” operation as shown above. The geometry that results from the various code translations is shown below.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3-Graphic Window

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3-Graphic Window

Liberty was taken with making the color have some transparency as shown above in the graphic window.

DSS was run as a stand-alone application and the translation files are available to download from the DropBox links below.

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#a3

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3a

Geometry.Surface.LoftedSurface.FromCrossSectionsPath#3b

Thanks for looking.

T!M

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