This feature explodes a fusion or a compound back to single parts applying random colours to these parts.
- Select fusion/compound to be exploded
- Click on or choose OpenSCAD → Explode Group from the top menu.
The feature works only on fusions/compounds consisting of
- part primitives from part workbench
- extruded parts from part workbench
- revolved parts from part workbench
The feature will NOT work on
- pads/revolution-parts from part design workbench
- arrays from draft workbench
For dissolving arrays from draft workbench use the Draft Downgrade - tool from draft workbench.
- Tools: Color code shape, Replace object, Remove subtree, Refine shape feature, Increase tolerance feature, Convert edges to faces, Expand placements, Explode group, Add OpenSCAD element, Mesh Boolean, Hull, Minkowski
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