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KeighanD
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Cannot Mirror a Bend in Inventor LT

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06-22-2013 04:44 PM

by design or someting I've broken?

I'm learning [hahaha ... I wish] Inventor 2014 LT and have run into a problem in a throw-away project I"m working on.

 

A simple example is to create a piece of 3x5x.125 flat bar, add a sketch giving you a bend line and bend the end of it. Now try to mirror the whole thing giving you a 3x10x.125 flat bar bent on both ends.  

FWIW: My project isn't this simple - I know I can just make the FB and bend both ends ... this is an example of mirroring a bend not working.

 

Thanks in advance ...

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JDMather
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Re: Cannot Mirror a Bend in Inventor LT

06-23-2013 06:41 AM in reply to: KeighanD

I'm not familiar with LT, but are there options to mirror the entire Solid Body or Feature.

If so, the Solid Body should work (it is not the default).

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Re: Cannot Mirror a Bend in Inventor LT

06-23-2013 12:00 PM in reply to: JDMather

Thank you,  I was sure I tried that yesterday but perhaps not.  It works today.

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