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hoangtran195
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Registered: ‎02-15-2013
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Need help change the plane.

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02-15-2013 12:11 PM

I am working on a F1 car and need to test it with Falcon. But when I first created the car in Inventor, I put it on the XY plane, and as I see, the flows go on the YZ or other direction but definitely not the XY since I see the flows go from side to side of my car. I even changed the direction on the compass but I still does not work. Please help me on changing the plane orientation in Inventor. However, I heard somebody said we could redefine the sketches and put them in another plane but it seemed does not work on me, it messed up everything. Thanks!

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JDMather
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Re: Need help change the plane.

02-15-2013 01:48 PM in reply to: hoangtran195

Redefine sketch only works in rare cases (where everything is based off first sketch and then part faces.

 

This same question (in one form or another) has come up 3 times in the past 2 days.

Move Bodies and select the Rotate option in the drop-down.

 

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Inventor/Moving-parts-in-part-environment/td-p/3780746

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