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    Thread: Best Practices
Post: Best Practices

Hello, I am working on a set of steam train driving wheels that I 3D print and I want to have LDraw parts to share. I know I can go the route of STL->Dat but the files are HUGE (10k+lines) and I wo...
Cam's Bricks Parts Authoring 2 355 2021-05-13, 3:12
    Thread: 88013 Technic Large Motor
Post: RE: 88013 Technic Large Motor

Orion Pobursky Wrote: (2020-09-17, 4:23) -- Rebrickable is great for this. 88013 is the set number: https://rebrickable.com/sets/88013-1/technic-large-motor/#parts (https://rebrickable.com/sets/8...
Cam's Bricks Part Requests 3 1,240 2020-09-18, 4:25
    Thread: 88013 Technic Large Motor
Post: 88013 Technic Large Motor

I think my google fu chops are off today. I cant find an alternate part number for this and cannot see this on the part tracker or any forum posts for the part number or other searches like "techni...
Cam's Bricks Part Requests 3 1,240 2020-09-17, 3:50
    Thread: interface with LPub3D
Post: RE: interface with LPub3D

David Manley Wrote: (2020-09-13, 2:27) -- I was producing some instructions using LPub3D today when I encountered a content menu item (i.e. right mouse-click) that I didn't previously know about: Wh...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 8 1,982 2020-09-13, 2:40
  Big Grin Thread: interface with LPub3D
Post: RE: interface with LPub3D

Travis Cobbs Wrote: (2020-09-08, 20:20) -- Also, changing SaveWidth and SaveHeight probably isn't what you want to do, since that would just change how big the render is; the same geometry would ...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 8 1,982 2020-09-09, 0:07
    Thread: interface with LPub3D
Post: RE: interface with LPub3D

Travis Cobbs Wrote: (2020-09-07, 18:39) -- Unfortunately, the camera placement calculation is fully part of LPub3D. (LDView has camera calculations, but it bases them on what is included in its comma...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 8 1,982 2020-09-08, 6:19
    Thread: interface with LPub3D
Post: interface with LPub3D

I am hoping that someone, maybe Travis, can provide some insight on how this works.  I have run into this issue, and also saw someone post on eurobricks about this same thing.  LPub3D will rende...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 8 1,982 2020-09-07, 7:34
    Thread: [LPub3D] Change multi step assem margins to ignore callouts?
Post: [LPub3D] Change multi step assem margins to ignore...

Is this even possible?  Right now if I create a multi step page and one of the steps has a callout, that callout is counted as the step's total area for the purposes of margin calculation. This is an...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 0 580 2020-09-04, 6:39
    Thread: Dat file line type 1 explanation
Post: RE: Dat file line type 1 explanation

Thank you so much!! That really helps!
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 3 1,249 2020-08-25, 21:00
    Thread: Side profile script help
Post: RE: Side profile script help

Roland Melkert Wrote: (2020-08-25, 18:44) -- I'm afraid this is not entirely possible in the 1.6 version as the scripts have no access to part dimensions and export without interaction at the moment....
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 2 898 2020-08-25, 20:58
    Thread: Side profile script help
Post: Side profile script help

Hello,  I know this is possible but I know nothing of Regular expression.  I would like to have a script that looks at the physical size of the model, then exports 6 images (one for each ortho v...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 2 898 2020-08-25, 5:28
    Thread: Dat file line type 1 explanation
Post: Dat file line type 1 explanation

Hello, I am trying to write some lines to scale a part in the PLI in Lpub3D. If I have it correct, I need to use the scaling functions in the line for this part. I read the article here https://www...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 3 1,249 2020-08-25, 5:06
    Thread: [LPub3D] Strange behavior with Unofficial and Custom Parts
Post: [LPub3D] Strange behavior with Unofficial and Cust...

First off, has anyone heard from Trevor? I noticed that he hasnt been online in a few months.  Secondly, I am having all sorts of trouble with the PLI and assembly images resolving correctly.  I...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 0 520 2020-08-04, 5:49
    Thread: 95330pb01 LegoMinifig, Utensil Axe with Red Head and Silver Blade Pattern
Post: RE: 95330pb01 LegoMinifig, Utensil Axe with Red He...

Philippe Hurbain Wrote: (2020-06-25, 8:11) -- ...then you should update your official parts library, they are official for a while! https://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptscan.cgi?q=95330&scope=description...
Cam's Bricks Part Requests 8 5,062 2020-06-25, 16:35
    Thread: 95330pb01 LegoMinifig, Utensil Axe with Red Head and Silver Blade Pattern
Post: RE: 95330pb01 LegoMinifig, Utensil Axe with Red He...

Philippe Hurbain Wrote: (2017-04-20, 12:03) -- Here it is... http://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptdetail.cgi?f=parts/95330p01.dat Blank version here: http://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptdetail.cgi?f=parts/9533...
Cam's Bricks Part Requests 8 5,062 2020-06-25, 6:44
    Thread: 53834 RAIL 8X12, W/ RAMP Hidden Side Train Re-Railer
Post: RE: 53834 RAIL 8X12, W/ RAMP Hidden Side Train Re-...

Gerald Lasser Wrote: (2020-06-16, 12:56) -- On the PT now! https://www.ldraw.org/cgi-bin/ptdetail.cgi?f=parts/53834.dat -- Thank you so much!!!
Cam's Bricks Part Requests 5 2,769 2020-06-22, 22:11
    Thread: LDView Image save based on real life size?
Post: RE: LDView Image save based on real life size?

Travis Cobbs Wrote: (2019-10-31, 23:45) -- It occurred to me that something is probably not obvious from the above: once you find a distance that is correct for the DPI you are interested in, you can...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 7 3,972 2019-11-01, 0:43
    Thread: LDView Image save based on real life size?
Post: LDView Image save based on real life size?

If I wanted to export an image and have the export be 1:1 for real life scale at a given dpi is this possible?
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 7 3,972 2019-10-31, 22:58
    Thread: LDCad Subfile conformity script?
Post: RE: LDCad Subfile conformity script?

Trevor Sandy Wrote: (2019-10-21, 5:35) -- Hi Cam, be advised that I have been actively removing Studio LDraw export incompatibilities in LPub3D as they are encountered or reported. Consequently, as o...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 3 2,071 2019-10-21, 5:39
    Thread: LDCad Subfile conformity script?
Post: LDCad Subfile conformity script?

Hello, I mainly use Studio to do my building but the LDR file it creates when exporting to ldraw does not conform to the standards. I would like to use LPub3D to create my instructions as there is a ...
Cam's Bricks LDraw Editors and Viewers 3 2,071 2019-10-21, 1:53