DP02 SM2012 Week03

1. Review of week 02 assignment

    1. Assignment 2.0
      1. Model a 10x4x10″ form based on inspiration from one of your field images.
      2. Render 2+views and upload images to your page.
    2. Assignment 2.1
      1. Create cardboard stuck model from Assignment 2.0 model.
      2. Bring the model to next class.
    3. Take 2+ photos of the model and upload images to your page.
      1. Assignment 2.2
      2. Crop the inspiration image to 10×10″.
      3. Print and mount the image to formcore.
      4. Bring the board to next class.

Discuss stuck techniques as a typology, and optimization.

Dragonfly / Emergent Tom Wiscombe

http://www.tomwiscombe.com/project_28.html

Manifold / Andrew Kudless

http://matsysdesign.com/2009/06/18/honeycomb-morphologies/

2. Smooth Surface Making Exercise

  • Object size 10″x4″x10″
  • EdgeSrf Smooth
  • EdgeSrf Facet
  • Sweep 1 Command + RebuildSrf

3.  Grid Making Exercise

  • Line reform
  • Rectangle edit
  • Try your own

4.  Projecting and Unfolding

  • Project the grid line to surface in front view
  • Copy the projected grid to X direction by 1″
  • Loft individual lines
  • Check surface direction with “dir” command

5.  Unfolding

  • UnrollSrf
  • Keep track of position
  • Make2D, define cut line and fold line.
  • Label each piece and group
  • Layout the sheet using Rhinonest
  • Print the sheet for reference.

6. Rhinonest (if available)

  1. Rhinonest > Show Toolbar
  2. Nest (Optimize Object Position)
    1. Unique sheet (Sheet size = 32″x18″)
    2. Delete Original

7. Model Spec

  • Use Canford Cardstock paper
  • Canford Paper

  • you can use tape and glue, but use tape where it’s not seen
  • You can use continuous edge

8.  Lab Session

Assignment 3.0

  1. Model a 10×10″ grid honeycomb form.
  2. Render 2+views and upload images to your page.

Assignment 3.1

  1. Create museum board folding model
  2. Bring the model to next class.
  3. Take 2+ photos of the model and upload images to your page.

Assignment 3.2

  1. Crop the inspiration image to 10×10″.
  2. Print and mount the image to formcore.
  3. Bring the board to next class.

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