Sun Path Circles Grasshopper3d Definition Ladybug Plugin

Sun Path Circles

In this grasshopper definition, we will use the Ladybug Plugin to import the sun path based on an epw file and the n rotate a series of circles towards the sun.

Rotating Parts Grasshopper3d Definition

Rotating Parts

In this algorithm you can simulate a series of rotating parts which fit together after closing. Number of segments, rotation degree and some form parameters can be changed.

3d Static Bridge Grasshopper3d Definition

3d Static Bridge

In this grasshopper definition by designing a force diagram instead of designing a form diagram of a bridge you can generate an optimized structure by using the 3D graphic static plugin.

Skewed Lines Grasshopper3d Definition

Skewed Lines

In this grasshopper definition by using a rectangle’s diameter and extracting two points on it you can generate a series of skewed lines.

Lunchbox Truss Grasshopper3d Definition

Lunchbox Truss

In this grasshopper definition by modeling two series of parametric curves and then using the Lunchbox plugin you can model a parametric truss.

Spiral Staircase Grasshopper3d Example

Spiral Staircase

Luis Gil who is currently a candidate for a Master in Design Studies (MDesS) degree at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, developed a useful tool to dynamically create and edit staircases via Grasshopper.

Wavy Joint

Wavy Joint

In this grasshopper definition by Junichiro Horikawa you can model a series of wavy like curves with different distribution along the X axis.

Creased Surface Grasshopper3d Definition

Creased Surface

In this grasshopper definition you can model a parametric creased surface by changing the scale of the base curve and also using different graphs in Graph mapper.

Rotating Mechanism Grasshopper3d Definition

Rotating Mechanism

In this grasshopper definition you can model a simple parametric rotating mechanism. you can actually change the handle’s length , width and also control the rotation speed.

Emitted Berries Grasshopper3d Definition

Emitted Berries

In this grasshopper definition by using Stella3d for particles simulation ,you can move a series of geometries around a defined NURBS curves while they get bigger as they move forward.

Scaling Circle Fractal Grasshopper3d Definition

Scaling Circle Fractal

In this definition you can model a parametric fractal based on circles.In each step the circles scale down and cover a portion of the circle’s circumference.

3D Printing Joints Grasshopper3d Definition

3D Printing Joints

In this definition you can model a parametric joint connection for a network of lines. The connection can be 3d printed and by defining sleeves for the pipes you can insert them in the nodes.

Step Wall Grasshopper3d Definition

Step Wall

In this definition you can model a Step wall in Grasshopper. For the base unit you can control the height, count, width and depth of the stairs.

3D Wall Pattern Grasshopper3d Definition

3D Wall Pattern

In this definition you can model a parametric 3D wall pattern based on scaling edges of a rectangle grid and also moving the center of these edges.

Anemone Plugin Grasshopper3d Definition

Rotating Tower

In this Grasshopper definition you can use the Anemone Plugin to rotate a tower around itself. First we will define the rotation and scaling factor and then we will extrude the base square to model the tower.

Triangular Subdivision Grasshopper3d Definition

Triangular Subdivision

In this Grasshopper Definition by using the Anemone plugin you can model a recursive pattern that connects each corner of the face to the center. You can also Mesh+ & Weaverbird to prepare a mesh or a Nurbs surface for the division process.

Islamic Pattern Grasshopper3d Definition

Islamic Pattern

In this definition you can model a parametric Islamic Pattern which is based on connecting the center of Triangular grid to a point located on edges and then connect that point to their neighboring corner.

Particle Noise Grasshopper3d Definition

Particle Noise

In this grasshopper definition you can make particles move through a Perlin noise effect made from Noise 4d Plugin and a loop which is generated by Anemone.

hypercube (tesseract) grasshopper3d Definition

Hypercube

In this grasshopper definition you can model the shadow of a hypercube(tesseract). In geometry, a hypercube is an n-dimensional analogue of a square and a cube.

Curves Cocoon Grasshopper3d Definition

Curves Cocoon

In this grasshopper definition we have used the Cocoon plugin to create a voxelized mesh with a set of custom curves and a series of parameters which can change the parametric shape.

Circular Chain Grasshopper3d Definition

Circular Chain

In this grasshopper definition by extracting points from a curve and using the Curve CNR component you can create a chain of circles on a defined curve.

3D Maurer Rose Grasshopper3d Definition

3D Maurer Rose

In this grasshopper definition by using the 3d Maurer rose formula and combining it with Dendro plugin you can create a parametric form. In geometry, the concept of a Maurer rose was introduced by Peter M. Maurer.

Parakeet Plugin Grasshopper3d Definition

Parakeet Tiling

In this grasshopper definition by offsetting and scaling one of the Parakeet’s Tiling components (patterns) you can create different patterns. this grasshopper definition uses Parakeet and Weaverbird plugins.

Rolling Sphere Spirograph Grasshopper3d Definition

Rolling Sphere Spirograph

In this grasshopper definition by creating relative tangent spheres which revolve around each other you can create different spirograph patterns in 3d space you can also use Dendro plugin to convert these complex curve to volume.

Rolling Circles Spirograph Grasshopper3d Definition

Rolling Circles Spirograph

In this grasshopper definition by creating relative tangent circles which revolve around each other and create different spirograph patterns.

Rising Chair Grasshopper3d Definition

Rising Chair

In this definition we have remodeled the Rising Chair by Robert van Embricqs in Grasshopper3d. First we have made a rectangle and then by two parametric curves the bending of the parts will be defined.

Waffle Bookshelf Grasshopper3d Definition

Waffle Bookshelf

In this definition you can make a simple Waffle bookshelf without using any plugins, First, the 3d boxes are modeled based on thickness and depth and then the details are modeled in several steps.

Perlin Noise Sphere Grasshopper3d Definition

Perlin Noise Sphere

In this definition we will use Perlin noise as the base deformation of a sphere. Perlin noise is a type of gradient noise developed by Ken Perlin in 1983.

3D Wall Pattern #1 Grasshopper3d Definition

3D Wall Pattern #1

In this definition we will use some geometrical transformations to model a 3d wall panel. First we will model the rectangles and then we will turn them in to 3d.