Ruled Surfaces with Silkworm

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Some tests done with Silkworm based on parametric line geometries generated with a simple  grasshopper definition. The principle is to create a solid structural outer shell which supports inner lines that span between different points of the perimeter. The inner lines define a ruled surface while the outer shell is a prism with an n-sided […]

First Silkworm Release!

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Announcing the first release of the Silkworm plugin for Grasshopper!   This release includes components to convert Grasshopper geometry to paths, edit the GCode properties of paths, create and preview a print model and convert this to GCode for 3d printing.   As an introduction to the Silkworm workflow we have included this short video […]