thanks guys for the replies. i hope i was not rude making my point but having different part bodies in the IPT file i think it is a must. Inventor offers some great advantages over the competitors, and I am sure that enabling this option will put the software in greater advantage. I hope to see this feature in the next release. Definitely a wishlist thing!
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> Join, Cut and Intersect are available with Extrude, Revolve, Sweep and
> I cannot think of anything else that would be needed.
And coil !