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alex
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In Autocad 2014, 3D embossed text on a solid cylinder circumferance

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01-20-2014 07:27 AM

How in Autocad 2014 do you place 3D text embossed on to a cylinder circumferance?

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Patchy
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Re: In Autocad 2014, 3D embossed text on a solid cylinder circumferance

01-20-2014 08:36 AM in reply to: alex

Wrap around a curve surface is not available with autocad (Inventor can do it)

Autocad can do Extrude, Imprint, Project geometry......

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Re: In Autocad 2014, 3D embossed text on a solid cylinder circumferance

01-20-2014 08:51 AM in reply to: alex

Not quite the same as using Emboss - Wrap to Face in Autodesk Inventor, but the attached file might give you some ideas.

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Re: In Autocad 2014, 3D embossed text on a solid cylinder circumferance

01-20-2014 09:00 AM in reply to: alex

thank you.

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Re: In Autocad 2014, 3D embossed text on a solid cylinder circumferance

01-20-2014 09:00 AM in reply to: JDMather
thank you , very helpful indeed.
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Re: In Autocad 2014, 3D embossed text on a solid cylinder circumferance

01-21-2014 08:32 AM in reply to: alex

I guess you figured out solidedit imprint and solidedit color faces.

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