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The Grasshopper Components

Input
 

defines the inputs the user can change later. Each Input GH-component will result in one input-field in the UI later.

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Parameters

I - Input

Possible input types are:

  • Box

  • Brep

  • Circle

  • Colour

  • Curve

  • Line

  • Mesh

  • Plane

  • Rectangle

  • Surface

  • Text/Numeric

  • Vector

N - Name

Name of the parameter how it will be shown in the UI of the adaptive part
 

A - Anchored

boolean value, by default set to false. If set true, the block transformation will not be applied to this input.
 

M - Multiple

boolean value, by default set to false. If set true, the input can be a list, otherwise single parameter (Datatrees can not be used for the moment)

C - Category

categorize/ group panels under one name in UI

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Object
 

defines which objects will be inside the adaptive part/ dynamic block after baking.

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Parameters

G - Geometry

Any geometries apart from blocks as tree

A - Attributes

attributes for the geometries as trees
 

O - Objects

the output objects for the adaptive part

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Attributes
 

defines the attributes of the adaptive part/ dynamic block after baking.

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Parameters

N - Name

The name of the Adaptive Part

LN - LayerName

The name of the layer of the Adaptive Part
 

LC - LayerColor

The color of the layer of the Adaptive Part
 

OC - ObjectColor

The color of the Adaptive Part Object

D - WireDensity

The wiredensity of the Adaptive Part

S - ColorSource

The colorsource of the Adaptive Part
 

A - Attributes 

The attributes of the Adaptive Part

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ColorSource
 

defines the colorSource as input for the attributes-component.

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Parameters

ColorFromLayer

ColorFromObject

ColorFromMaterial

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Bake
 

bakes the adaptive part to the current document.

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Parameters

O - Objects

The Adaptive Part Objects that shall be inside the adaptive part

N - Name

The name of the Adaptive Part after baking. If name already exists, a counter will be added to the name.

P - Plane

The plane of the blockisntance of the Adaptive Part.

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