[Extension] KG-dev Face Suppressor


#1

Hi there,

I’ve created a new extension that allows you to do real linework in SketchUp. It suppresses the automatic creation of faces whenever you draw an edge that results in a closed loop. You can find it on the Extension Warehouse.


#2

I called my - perhaps more comprehensive toolset - “2dTools”.
It’s been around for some years…
https://sketchucation.com/pluginstore?pln=2Dtools
https://sketchucation.com/plugin/702-2dtools
https://sketchucation.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=185760#p185760


#3

Hi TIG, look like you have created a great tool. I searched the Extension Warehouse and did not find any tool that would allow me to just suppress the creation of faces, while using the native SketchUp tools. That’s why I created this one.


#4

The EWH is not the only repository of good things…
So try…

SketchUcation.com
Smustard.com
and several sites run directly but extension authors - all separate and good resources…

We all reinvent the wheel now and again…
Does your tool create edges without faces in all 3d planes ?
2dTools is generally 2d, although some tools work in 3d too…


#5

I know SketchUcation. I am a (not so active, sorry for that) member (SR20VET) for more than 7 years.
While actively developing SketchUp extensions since SU7, I have only started recently developing some with my own branding. It seemed good for me to first focus on the EWH.


#6

Yes. And it even is not a separate tool, but just a toggle.