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*Schumacher, Ken
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Post Welding Operation

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11-20-2002 05:26 AM
I have two tubes that I have welded together. (one inside the other)
I now want to tap a hole thru both tubes to the centerline of the O.D.

When I create a sketch in "Machining" how do I constrain or dimension my
point or hole center?
I hope I'm missing something here real blatant.

Thanks,
-Ken
*Dotson, Sean
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Re: Post Welding Operation

11-20-2002 05:31 AM in reply to: *Schumacher, Ken
just project geometry as you normally would in an assembly...

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Sean Dotson, PE
http://www.sdotson.com
...sleep is for the weak..
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"Ken Schumacher" wrote in message
news:832B0D6091C92010A475734CDB538A29@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> I have two tubes that I have welded together. (one inside the other)
> I now want to tap a hole thru both tubes to the centerline of the O.D.
>
> When I create a sketch in "Machining" how do I constrain or dimension my
> point or hole center?
> I hope I'm missing something here real blatant.
>
> Thanks,
> -Ken
>
>
*Schumacher, Ken
Message 3 of 4 (53 Views)

Re:

11-20-2002 05:36 AM in reply to: *Schumacher, Ken
There is no existing hole to project.



"Sean Dotson" wrote in message
news:7ADD77DC3218582C4275757C53DD8FB0@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> just project geometry as you normally would in an assembly...
>
> --
> Sean Dotson, PE
> http://www.sdotson.com
> ...sleep is for the weak..
> -----------------------------------------
> "Ken Schumacher" wrote in message
> news:832B0D6091C92010A475734CDB538A29@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > I have two tubes that I have welded together. (one inside the other)
> > I now want to tap a hole thru both tubes to the centerline of the O.D.
> >
> > When I create a sketch in "Machining" how do I constrain or dimension my
> > point or hole center?
> > I hope I'm missing something here real blatant.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > -Ken
> >
> >
>
>
*Dotson, Sean
Message 4 of 4 (53 Views)

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11-20-2002 05:36 AM in reply to: *Schumacher, Ken
I know. Project an axis or a plane then reference to that projected
geometry.

..or am I misunderstanding you?

--
Sean Dotson, PE
http://www.sdotson.com
...sleep is for the weak..
-----------------------------------------
"Ken Schumacher" wrote in message
news:2389EED48098F257520D3EA2A501EA14@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> There is no existing hole to project.
>
>
>
> "Sean Dotson" wrote in message
> news:7ADD77DC3218582C4275757C53DD8FB0@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > just project geometry as you normally would in an assembly...
> >
> > --
> > Sean Dotson, PE
> > http://www.sdotson.com
> > ...sleep is for the weak..
> > -----------------------------------------
> > "Ken Schumacher" wrote in message
> > news:832B0D6091C92010A475734CDB538A29@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > > I have two tubes that I have welded together. (one inside the other)
> > > I now want to tap a hole thru both tubes to the centerline of the O.D.
> > >
> > > When I create a sketch in "Machining" how do I constrain or dimension
my
> > > point or hole center?
> > > I hope I'm missing something here real blatant.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > -Ken
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>

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