algorithmic modeling for Rhino

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For designers who are exploring new shapes using generative algorithms, Grasshopper® is a graphical algorithm editor tightly integrated with Rhino’s 3-D modeling tools. Unlike RhinoScript, Grasshopper requires no knowledge of programming or scripting, but still allows designers to build form generators from the simple to the awe-inspiring.


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Wondering how to get started with Grasshopper? Look no further. Spend some time with the creator of Grasshopper, David Rutten, to learn the fundamental of Grasshopper. No experience necessary. This video series and many other tutorials are available on our Tutorials page...

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Daniel González Abalde replied to Aleksander Dynarek's discussion VB Planar mesh
"Ah, maybe you should use the Kangaroo library. I've never tried to do this from scratch, but I would do something like:- An iterative method that minimizes the error (in each iteration, the faces are more flat);- It may not, but for start, I…"
17 minutes ago
David Rutten replied to Fabrice's discussion can gh help with this ?
"Your shapes intersect and they are not closed, so without substantially fixing the geometry first I doubt you'll be able to get a good skin mesh. "
23 minutes ago
Alejandro Reboredo replied to Shahram Arashzad's discussion Problem Installing Elk2 in the group Elk
"Maybe obvious question but... Did you "unblocked" compressed file before unzipping/installing?proceeding in this way prevents you having to unblock files one by one...RegardsAle"
30 minutes ago
Aleksander Dynarek replied to Aleksander Dynarek's discussion KangarooSolver.dll problem in the group Kangaroo
"So, is SR5 a problem?"
39 minutes ago
S221B replied to S221B's discussion Problems with Honeybee E+ context shading component in the group Ladybug + Honeybee
"Hi there, thanks for taking a look. I used to get different error messages, one of them about the transparency schedule not being found, even though it was saved in the right folder. I don't remeber what the other messages were about. At the…"
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Francesco De Luca replied to Francesco De Luca's discussion Solar Envelope input in the group Ladybug + Honeybee
"Hello Boris, thank you for your reply. I know that it is not possible to make a component for every specific need people can have, don't worry I think you guys are already making a big work. Anyway I was not thinking to have two inputs one for…"
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can gh help with this ? 1 Reply

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