# Macro Triangle AH

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Macro Triangle AH

Description
This macro create one triangle creates a triangle by giving the head angle and the height of the triangle. The new triangle is created in the real coordinate.
(Command line, paste this complete macro in the Python console).

Macro version : 00.03
Date last modification : 2019/07/02
FreeCAD version : All
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Author
mario52
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Macro Version
00.03
Date last modification
2019/07/02
FreeCAD Version(s)
All
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## Description

This macro create one isosceles triangle by giving the head angle and the height of the triangle (the triangle of the head is positioned to the xyz coordinates 0.0.0)

## Use

Copy the macro Triangle AH complete in the Python console FreeCAD

## Script

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Macro_triangleAH.FCMacro

```__title__   = "triangleAH"
__author__  = "Mario52"
__version__ = "00.03"
__date__    = "2019/07/02"
# Give angle and on choice : height or base or hypo
from math import cos, sin, tan, degrees, radians, sqrt
import Draft, Part
def triangleAH(angle, height=0.0, base=0.0, hypo=0.0):
def line_length(x1 = 0.0, y1 = 0.0, z1 = 0.0, length = 10.0, angle2 = 0.0):  # search coordinates
x2 = x1 + (length * cos(radians(angle2)))
y2 = y1 + (length * sin(radians(angle2)))
z2 = z1 #+ ()
return x2,y2,z2                                                          # return coordinates (xyz) to point

x0 = y0 = z0 = 0.0
angle = float(angle)
height = float(height)
base = float(base)
if base != 0:
height = ( (base/2) / (tan(radians(angle/2))) )                          # imposing base and calculate height
if hypo != 0:
height = hypo * (cos(radians(angle/2)))                                  # imposing hypo and calculate height
else:
hypo = height / cos(radians(angle/2))                                    # calculate hypotenuse
if base==0:                                                                  # base of triangle
base = (tan(radians(angle/2) ) * height) * 2                             # calculate base
a0 = line_length(x1=x0,y1=y0,z1=z0,length=height,angle2=0 )                  # coord height of triangle
a0 = line_length(x1=x0,y1=y0,z1=z0,length=0, angle2 = angle )                # point 0 (begin vertex)
a  = line_length(x1=a0[0],y1=a0[1],z1=a0[2],length= hypo, angle2=-(angle/2)) #
b  = line_length(a[0],a[1],a[2],length= (abs(a[1])*2), angle2=90.0)          # base of triangle = (abs(a[1])*2)
##
print()
print("angle theet : ", angle)
print("angles base : (", (180.0-angle)/2.0,"),(",(180-angle)/2.0,")")
print("height      : ", height)
print("base        : ", base)
print("hypotenuse  : ", hypo)
print("surface     : ", (base * height) / 2.0)
print("_________________________")
Draft.makeWire([FreeCAD.Vector(a0),FreeCAD.Vector(a),FreeCAD.Vector(b)],closed=True,face=True,support=None) # create triangle
App.ActiveDocument.recompute()

#Example
#triangleAH(angle=90, height=10)
#triangleAH(90, 10)
#triangleAH(45, hypo=10)```

## Example

```triangleAH(angle=90, height=10)
# or
triangleAH(90, 10)
# or
triangleAH(45, hypo=10)
# or
triangleAH(90, base=10)```

## Version

ver 00.03 2019/07/02 add "App.ActiveDocument.recompute()" and convert Py3

ver 00.02 03/05/2015 : adding "base=0.0", "hypo=0.0" and print data of triangle

ver 00.01 20/03/2015 :