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SteveFrey
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Break Out View Question

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12-18-2012 11:06 AM

I need to create a break out view of an orthographic projection but when I do this, the two ends of the part are not in alignment with each other.  This is an extrusion and I was hoping to "shorten" it but appear in line at the same time.  Is there a way to do this?  See attached.

 

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Steve Frey
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mpatchus
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Re: Break Out View Question

12-18-2012 11:10 AM in reply to: SteveFrey

One workaround is to create an orthographic view with a break, then project that view to isometric.

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Mike Patchus

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Re: Break Out View Question

12-18-2012 11:20 AM in reply to: mpatchus

Thanks.  So the only difference is the jagged break lines don't show on the ortho view.  I can live with it.

Steve Frey
Inventor 2013
Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
HP EliteBook 8470w
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3610QM CPU @ 2.30GHz
Memory: 16 GB
AMD FirePro M2000
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