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Weld Fill Visibility

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03-26-2012 06:43 AM

Hello All,

 

I am currently having trouble viewing welds on drawing views. The outer line of the weld is visibile but there is no fill or hatching. I have tried to edit visibility settings, etc and nothing works. Also note that other welds show up and that all the physical welds do show up on the assembly models.

 

Please see attached file for detail.

 

Thanks,

 

Mike

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

03-27-2012 12:11 AM in reply to: mpascoe

Hi,

 

can you, please, send me a dataset?

 

Cheers,

Jan

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

03-27-2012 05:23 AM in reply to: jan.miskanin

Jan- Can you please clarify. (I'm new to the discussion forum, this is my first post).

 

-Mike

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

03-27-2012 05:55 AM in reply to: mpascoe

Mike,

 

can you send me files with this issue? Or attach it here?

 

Jan

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

03-27-2012 05:59 AM in reply to: jan.miskanin

I cannot send these files as it is against company policy.

 

Any ideas come to mind without investigating the actual files?

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

03-27-2012 06:26 AM in reply to: mpascoe

Can you right click on view, select "Edit View" and "Model State" tab? In "Weldment" part of dialog, which option is checked? Or, can you attach screenshot?

 

Jan

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

03-29-2012 10:21 AM in reply to: jan.miskanin

The machining option is checked at the weldment level (See Attachment). But this issue is also occuring with this part in non welded assembly files showing sectioned or breakout view.

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Message 8 of 11 (729 Views)

Re: Weld Fill Visibility

04-02-2012 01:42 PM in reply to: mpascoe

I am having the same proplem, weld hatching is not displaying in the drawing view.

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

10-09-2012 07:13 AM in reply to: mpascoe

I am also having this issue, I have added further examples. This issue is really aggrivating, it makes the use of welds in assemblies almost not woth the time because I just have to go back and add 'end fill' annotations in the drawings to correctly display welds. I hope someone has a potential solution!

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Re: Weld Fill Visibility

10-09-2012 07:19 AM in reply to: jcstevens

My issue was with a sub assembly within an assembly. I had to go and remove the welds in question completely and re-apply them. Then update the change throughout.

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