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how can I animate a moving section

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02-01-2012 07:39 AM

I like the new(ish) feature where you can drag a section plane through a component, but is it possible to program a moving section and record it to an avi file? Is this something I can do in 3ds, Studio or Showcase?

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Re: how can I animate a moving section

02-01-2012 04:09 PM in reply to: signmeup

You could do it in Autodesk Showcase, or you can do it Inventor Studio (link below for Studio example).

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJUHdopMfbc&feature=results_main&playnext=1&list=PL63CF9EA25DD2045A

 

For Studio you need to create an extruded cut at the assembly level and then drive that cut thickness value in Inventor Studio.

Mark Flayler Application Engineer - Manufacturing Solutions Division
IMAGINiT's Manufacturing Solutions Blog:
http://blogs.rand.com/manufacturing/

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