We need to talk about Offset

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(Laurent Delrieu) #1

Dear Rhino/Grasshopper developers thanks for Rhino 6, many useful improvements, render, Rhinocommon functions … but there is an old subject Polyline Offset see this thread :

Are there some news about Polyline offset ?
I know Clipper is a good solution for Grasshopper and Rhino.
Update : @pascal it is not a Grasshopper question more a Rhino core function. There is a reliability problem with offset Polyline. It doesn’t work on some the cells which are simple polygon (see the picture).
The same as in Grasshopper, I used Rhino 6 and offset multiple



And Clipper solution

Laurent


offset fail.gh (6.9 KB)


2D metaball like connection between distort forms
Discrepancy in offset commands between Rhino native and Grasshopper
Curve offset
Is it a waste of time to report Rhino bugs?
RhinoNest in grasshopper?
Offset problem: cannot do it with sand-form-like
(Pfotiad0) #2

Laurent,

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#3

Thanks for bringing this up again here. It’s been bugging me quite regularly as well.


#4

Any response from the mcneel team? Can Clipper be incorporated into Rhino?