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ToddRathier
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Extrude to face

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06-25-2009 07:25 AM
I can only assume that features will be added. The first I would like to see is an option to extrude to face.
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Jon.Balgley
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Re: Extrude to face

06-25-2009 02:05 PM in reply to: ToddRathier
Note that you can "snap to" a target face. While the yellow extrude manipulator is showing hover the mouse over a candidate "to" face. If it is a valid "to" face, it will say "Select to snap".

--Jon Balgley (Autodesk)


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jeff.strater
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Re: Extrude to face

06-25-2009 03:12 PM in reply to: ToddRathier
Hi Todd,

Fusion supports feature creation (note, this does not include full feature regeneration, as Fusion is history-free). The steps to Extrude to a face are:

1. start the Extrude command
2. select the profile to extrude. This will display the gadgets for dragging the profile, distance entry field, etc
3. move the mouse over the face to Extrude to. A prompt will display that reads "select to snap"
4. click this face, the Extrude will snap to this face

See attached picture.

Thanks,

Jeff Strater (Fusion SW developer)
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Re: Extrude to face

06-26-2009 04:28 PM in reply to: ToddRathier
Ah! Got to get out of my old school ways! Thank you!
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