It has always been a nightmare to see my friends unfolding a diagrid mesh into strips of triangles in Rhino and unfolding them for lasercutting. And then painstakingly glue the edges together to create a diagrid shell.
I have been thinking of a way to ease this process. The concept is pretty simple but the code is rather complex. Work is still in progress but I’ll keep the result posted. I need more free time. I have used a shared script from
Here is a teaser photo, sorry for the quality:
The idea is something like this: