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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #840 on: May 04, 2021, 06:07:48 am »
First look at exterior trim with a Pentagon window:

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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #841 on: May 04, 2021, 09:04:04 am »
First look at pentagon windows with the various casing options:

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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #842 on: May 04, 2021, 10:12:38 am »
First look at a gable wall with a combination of rectangular, trapezoid and pentagon windows:









This type of gable wall would probably be used with a scissor truss set where the bottom pitch of the truss set aligns with the pitch/slope of the windows.

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https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model/a2c88ea3-bd95-40cd-883e-56c407edc433/Window-Wall-2
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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #843 on: May 04, 2021, 02:51:28 pm »
Version 2.0.8 - 05.05.2021
- Added pentagon windows to the window draw and edit menus for all wall types: rectangular, gable, shed and hip.
- Added isoceles/equilateral triangle windows to the window draw and edit menus for all wall types: rectangular, gable, shed and hip.
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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #844 on: May 05, 2021, 06:48:27 pm »
Version 2.0.8b - 05.06.2021
- Fixed a bug with exterior trim and wainscoting for trapezoid and pentagon windows.



***** CRITICAL BUG FIX *****
If you are using either trapezoid or pentagon windows with exterior trim or wainscoting this is a critical bug fix.  It is highly recommended to upgrade to this latest release to address this issue.
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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #845 on: May 06, 2021, 05:02:49 am »
Tutorial 20 - Trapezoid and Pentagon Windows (16:59 min.)

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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #846 on: May 06, 2021, 07:25:32 am »
Version 2.0.8c - 05.06.2021
- Minor update to the window draw and edit menus.
- Customized the wireframe preview for the Trapezoid and Pentagon window geometry.
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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #847 on: May 06, 2021, 02:40:52 pm »
When a wall tees into another wall the “hide wall lines” algorithm does not remove those lines.

I’m fixing that algorithm so that all the top plate lines/edges are hidden and you end up with a result like this:

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Re: Development and Updates for the Medeek Wall Plugin
« Reply #848 on: May 06, 2021, 05:58:37 pm »
Version 2.0.9 - 05.07.2021
- Improved the "hide wall lines" feature for all wall types: rectangular, gable, shed and hip.
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