|Select a part in the tree, run the macro and it will create a compound with a copy of all its shapes. The part hierarchy is lost as well as all the special functionalities of the children of the original part. For example subparts, bodies, sketches, ... will be lost and their shape will be copied.|
Macro version: 1.0
Last modified: 2018-03-16
FreeCAD version: >= v0.17
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Select a part in the tree, run the macro and it will create a compound with a copy of all its shapes. The part hierarchy is lost as well as all the special functionalities of the children of the original part. For example subparts, bodies, sketches, ... will be lost and their shape will be copied.
Temporary code for external macro link. Do not use this code. This code is used exclusively by Addon Manager.
# This code is copied instead of the original macro code # to guide the user to the online download page. # Use it if the code of the macro is larger than 64 KB and cannot be included in the wiki # or if the RAW code URL is somewhere else in the wiki. from PySide import QtGui, QtCore diag = QtGui.QMessageBox(QtGui.QMessageBox.Information, "Information", "This macro must be downloaded from this link\n" "\n" "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FreeCAD/FreeCAD-macros/master/Conversion/DeepCopy.FCMacro" + "\n" "\n" "Quit this window to access the download page") diag.setWindowFlags(QtCore.Qt.WindowStaysOnTopHint) diag.setWindowModality(QtCore.Qt.ApplicationModal) diag.exec_() import webbrowser webbrowser.open("https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FreeCAD/FreeCAD-macros/master/Conversion/DeepCopy.FCMacro")
__Name__ = 'Deep Copy' __Comment__ = 'Takes a part and makes a compound out of it' __License__ = 'Apache-2.0' __Web__ = 'https://www.freecadweb.org/wiki/Macro_DeepCopy' __Wiki__ = 'https://www.freecadweb.org/wiki/Macro_DeepCopy' __Icon__ = 'DeepCopy.png' __Help__ = 'Select a part and launch' __Author__ = 'galou_breizh' __Version__ = '1.0.0' __Status__ = 'Stable' __Requires__ = 'FreeCAD >= v0.17' __Files__ = 'DeepCopy.svg' import FreeCAD as app import FreeCADGui as gui def deep_copy(doc): for sel_object in gui.Selection.getSelectionEx(): deep_copy_part(doc, sel_object.Object) def deep_copy_part(doc, part): if part.TypeId != 'App::Part': # Part is not a part, return. return copied_subobjects =  for o in get_all_subobjects(part): copied_subobjects += copy_subobject(doc, o) compound = doc.addObject('Part::Compound', 'Copy of ' + part.Label) compound.Links = copied_subobjects doc.recompute() def get_all_subobjects(o): """Recursively get all subobjects Subobjects of objects having a Shape attribute are not included otherwise each single feature of the object would be copied. The result is that bodies, compounds, and the result of boolean operations will be converted into a simple copy of their shape. """ # Depth-first search algorithm. discovered =  # We do not need an extra copy for stack because OutList is already a copy. stack = o.OutList while stack: v = stack.pop(0) if v not in discovered: discovered.append(v) if not hasattr(v, 'Shape'): stack += v.OutList return discovered def copy_subobject(doc, o): """Copy the shape of an object Some GUI attributes are also copied """ copied_object =  if not hasattr(o, 'Shape') or o.Shape.isNull(): return copied_object vo_o = o.ViewObject try: copy = doc.addObject('Part::Feature', o.Name + '_Shape') copy.Shape = o.Shape copy.Label = 'Copy of ' + o.Label copy.Placement = o.getGlobalPlacement() vo_copy = copy.ViewObject vo_copy.ShapeColor = vo_o.ShapeColor vo_copy.LineColor = vo_o.LineColor vo_copy.PointColor = vo_o.PointColor vo_copy.DiffuseColor = vo_o.DiffuseColor vo_copy.Transparency = vo_o.Transparency except AttributeError: pass else: copied_object = [copy] return copied_object if __name__ == '__main__': doc = app.activeDocument() if doc: deep_copy(doc) else: app.Console.PrintWarning('No active document')