[OpenSCAD] heart symbol

Torsten Paul Torsten.Paul at gmx.de
Sat May 2 13:08:11 EDT 2015


On 05/02/2015 06:41 PM, Yvette S. Hirth, CCP, CDP wrote:
> i've tried unicode 2665 and cut-and-pasting a heart symbol. neither work;
 > the space where the heart should go remains blank.
>
> i'm sure the problem is that the heart symbol is not defined in "letters.dxf".
 > i've found other .dxf files but none seem to have a heart  symbol defined.
>
Try this version of write.scad: https://github.com/brodykenrick/text_on_OpenSCAD

This is updated to use the new native text() feature.

Or if you really just need the heart:

linear_extrude(height = 2) text("\u2665", 20, font = "Arial");

ciao,
   Torsten.





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