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Ktelang
Posts: 287
Registered: ‎09-23-2010
Message 1 of 4 (290 Views)

Break View at an Angle

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06-25-2012 11:51 AM

Hello Everyone,

 

Any trick to make create a break view along a sloping edge.

So that the view still appears continuous rather that the one

shown in attached pic.

Thanks

 

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Curtis_Waguespack
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Message 2 of 4 (280 Views)

Re: Break View at an Angle

06-25-2012 01:05 PM in reply to: Ktelang

Hi Ktelang, 

 

Unfortunately it isn't possible, but it has been requested in the past. You can add your feedback at the Autodesk feedback link:

 

You can request enhancement and new features using the Feed Back link:
http://inventortrenches.blogspot.com/2011/01/feature-request-for-inventor.html

 

 

I hope this helps.
Best of luck to you in all of your Inventor pursuits,
Curtis
http://inventortrenches.blogspot.com




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Ktelang
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Registered: ‎09-23-2010
Message 3 of 4 (274 Views)

Re: Break View at an Angle

06-25-2012 01:48 PM in reply to: Curtis_Waguespack

Thanks Curtis

 

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mechdsn
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Registered: ‎10-27-2011
Message 4 of 4 (196 Views)

Re: Break View at an Angle

01-14-2013 10:29 AM in reply to: Ktelang

A possible "work-around" would be to break the views alignment to its parent view and then rotate the view to a horizontal or vertical orientation. Then, you can use the break view command as normal and add the angle of rotation to the view label that was generated automatically. I would typicallly add something like "VIEW ROTATED 60 CCW" (counter clockwise). Most shops can work with that without too much confusion. It would be great if Autodesk would allow broken angled views in the next release though...

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