I use Plantsimulation 14.0 with a full 3D model.
I would like to know the exact coordinate of a MU. There is an array with this coordinate => coordinate3D (x,y,z) but it seem to be bugy.
In this picture :
I have 8 mus stacked on a buffer. But when I read coordinate3D it is not Z axis that increases but the X.
Can someone from Siemens look at ? And say to me if it's a bug or a mistake ?
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First of all, despite its name, Coordinate3d is a property that is more suited for the 2D views.
For the positions of objects in 3D, you should better use _3D.Position.
That value is always given in terms of a position relative to its carrier object's position which might not always what you want.
If you are interested in a coordinate relative to any other object, you can use the function
If you replace the two absolute paths by whatever paths you want, this gives you the position of virtually every object relative to virtually every other one.