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valdas
Posts: 19
Registered: ‎07-03-2012
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Bolt diameter is inactive in Bolt Connection Component Generator

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08-07-2012 04:30 AM

Hi,

 

I have some problems with Bolt Connection Component Generator. For placement I choose Concentric, i choose all references, but I can't select Diameter. It is stuck to 10mm and i can't change it.

Am i doing it wrong or what?

I am using Inventor Profesional 2013

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Thanks for answers

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AndyWallace
Posts: 14
Registered: ‎05-17-2013
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Re: Bolt diameter is inactive in Bolt Connection Component Generator

10-17-2013 06:15 AM in reply to: valdas

The ENABLE CALCULATION button, upper right just under the X, is selected.

 

This just happened to me and I couldn't change hole size even though the choice was "by hole". Even though my hole in the parts was #8, the bolted connection wizard was stuck at #2 until I unselected calculations.

 

Unselect calculations and then you should be able to select a new size.

 

Oddly, now that I've unselected it, and created a bolted connection, I can't seem to duplicate the problem, even after creating a new assembly.

Andy

 

Andy Wallace
Autodesk Inventor 2014 (1 year)
previously Solidworks (6 years)
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