generative modeling for Rhino
I am trying to rotate rectangles on a random set of points in the Z-axis by using Rotate3D.
I am not able to understand that what should I input for the 'X-Axis of Rotation' to rotate the rectangles in the Z-Axis. Currently they are rotating only in the X&Y Axis.
It's not "X-Axis of Rotation", it's simply a vector input to indentify the axis of rotation you want to use. You can input X vector (1,0,0) or Y vector (0,1,0) or Z vector (0,0,1) or any vector to indicate the axis you want it to rotate around.
For example if you input a Z vector (which is the default) it rotates like a playing vinyl disc. If you input an X vector it does backflips. If you input a Y vector it will do barrel rolls.
Also note that the angle is in radians.
It sounds like you probably want the normal vector to your surface, which you can get from the N output of the evalSurf component
thanks a lot guys. Guess it was a pretty simple way out.