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Patterning error?

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05-15-2012 04:43 PM

Hi,

 

I have a fairly simple design for a watch case I'm making. I'm trying to pattern a cylender around the body of the watch in a circular patter, but I get this error: "Failed to make tool sheet from feature faceset"

 

What does this mean and how do I resolve it?

 

Attached is a screen shot (too big to post, apparently).

 

There was a seam on the bottom face:

seam.png

 

I used press pull and snapped to the bottom face ( .03 mm distace) to make the faces merge:

seam removed.png

 

After that the pattern works fine.

Pattern.png

 

Here is the final model too as an attachment.

 

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schneik
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Re: Patterning error?

05-15-2012 06:28 PM in reply to: sciguy77

Can you post the f3d file? I tried to replicate the error and could not.

 

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Kevin Schneider


15" Macbook Pro Retina - OSX 10.9 in Portland, Oregon


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Re: Patterning error?

05-15-2012 06:42 PM in reply to: schneik

Sure thing. Thanks for the help. :smileyhappy:

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Re: Patterning error?

05-20-2012 04:18 PM in reply to: sciguy77

There was a seam on the bottom face:

seam.png

 

I used press pull and snapped to the bottom face ( .03 mm distace) to make the faces merge:

seam removed.png

 

After that the pattern works fine.

Pattern.png

 

Here is the final model too as an attachment.

 

Kevin Schneider


15" Macbook Pro Retina - OSX 10.9 in Portland, Oregon


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Re: Patterning error?

05-20-2012 04:59 PM in reply to: schneik

Fantastic, thank you so much!

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Re: Patterning error?

05-20-2012 08:05 PM in reply to: sciguy77

Be sure to post an image of your finished design to our facebook page!

Kevin Schneider


15" Macbook Pro Retina - OSX 10.9 in Portland, Oregon


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