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2D Pattern Enhancement

Status: Future Consideration
by Contributor altar on ‎02-07-2013 08:05 AM

Ability to give coincident constraint to end point of objects in 2D rectangular pattern in sketch environment to make them close profiles in order to extrude them. One can need it due to prevent oversized files when exporting to stl file format in order to make fluid analysis. Below, there is an example of my request;

 

Pattern Issue

Status: Future Consideration
Hello altar, Currently the only way I know around this is to create one segment as a feature rather than within the sketch and pattern the resulting feature. Thanks, Bryan Sr. Software QA Engineer DLS – Mechanical Design
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by Employee BryanKelley on ‎02-07-2013 03:15 PM
Status changed to: Future Consideration
Hello altar, Currently the only way I know around this is to create one segment as a feature rather than within the sketch and pattern the resulting feature. Thanks, Bryan Sr. Software QA Engineer DLS – Mechanical Design
by kevinb on ‎04-28-2014 12:46 PM

That's the only way I know of as well.  The only other thing that comes to mind is to copy a profile every segment.  I went with that route for some corrugation.

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