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tally11
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Registered: ‎11-11-2012
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Extrude a horizontal small cylinder across a vertical big cylinder

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11-11-2012 09:51 AM

Dear guys,

In inventor 2013 I want to extrude  a horizontal circle on surface of a bigger vertical hollow cylinder. but waht i did it enters into cylinder, and i only want to extrude it on external surface. I would be greatfull for anyone who can help me.the file is attached.

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JDMather
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Re: Extrude a horizontal small cylinder across a vertical big cylinder

11-11-2012 11:13 AM in reply to: tally11

In general you should add holes near the end of a design.

Model the part similar to the way ti would be manufactured.

You could extrude and cut away again, but I recommend simply starting over and do the part correctly from the beginning.

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