I am working on a sheet metal tee and i am having a problem with the Rip feature on this particular piece. I am not understanding why it will not rip all the way through this part. Any advice or tips are appreciated.
Part was created with Inventor 2013
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The part is not made correclty anyhow.
The cut edge is not perpendicular to the flat.
Do you have a machine with rotating head or are all flat cuts made perpendicular to the flat?
Thanks for the quick response. I kind of assumed that the non-square edge might have something to do with it. How would you create that piece so it has a perpendicular edge on it?
Extrude a 359.99° (or whatever rip gap you want) arc as a surface body.
Use circle sketch on perpendicular plane to trim the surface body.
Thicken by Thickness.
Thanks for the tips. I used thicken but it was before i converted to a sheetmetal part. Thanks for your help-
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