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*Stubbington, Scott
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BSPT and Thread.xls

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12-16-2002 10:32 PM
Hello,
When I recieved IV5, one of the first things I tried was to create a BSPT
thread tab in Thread.xls. As far as I'm concerned all is well apart from
one minor detail, all Threads features specified as being BSPT will have NPT
annotations in a drawing(*.idw), all thread details will be correct, apart
from the name of the Thread form. If I remember correctly, the BSPT tab was
created by copying the NPT Thread tab and changing the values, the tab name
included.
Can someone tell me where IV is getting the NPT thread name from?

Thanks

Scott
*Dotson, Sean
Message 2 of 5 (97 Views)

Re: BSPT and Thread.xls

12-16-2002 11:26 PM in reply to: *Stubbington, Scott
There is a thread.xls doc on:

http://www.cbliss.com/inventor/Materials/Materials.htm

that seems to place the correct notation on hole notes...

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"Scott Stubbington" wrote in message
news:8BB4EDACFE96A2A368B4534E0ADD6F14@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Hello,
> When I recieved IV5, one of the first things I tried was to create a BSPT
> thread tab in Thread.xls. As far as I'm concerned all is well apart from
> one minor detail, all Threads features specified as being BSPT will have
NPT
> annotations in a drawing(*.idw), all thread details will be correct, apart
> from the name of the Thread form. If I remember correctly, the BSPT tab
was
> created by copying the NPT Thread tab and changing the values, the tab
name
> included.
> Can someone tell me where IV is getting the NPT thread name from?
>
> Thanks
>
> Scott
>
>
*Stubbington, Scott
Message 3 of 5 (97 Views)

Re:

12-16-2002 11:35 PM in reply to: *Stubbington, Scott
Thanks, but I already have the file, it isn't Tapered and I need sizes up to
6"NB.

"Sean Dotson" wrote in message
news:79390DCA5B96F6234ED0B626D98B5687@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> There is a thread.xls doc on:
>
> http://www.cbliss.com/inventor/Materials/Materials.htm
>
> that seems to place the correct notation on hole notes...
>
> --
> Sean Dotson, PE
> http://www.sdotson.com
> Check the Inventor FAQ for most common questions
> http://www.sdotson.com/faq.html
> -----------------------------------------
> "Scott Stubbington" wrote in message
> news:8BB4EDACFE96A2A368B4534E0ADD6F14@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > Hello,
> > When I recieved IV5, one of the first things I tried was to create a
BSPT
> > thread tab in Thread.xls. As far as I'm concerned all is well apart
from
> > one minor detail, all Threads features specified as being BSPT will have
> NPT
> > annotations in a drawing(*.idw), all thread details will be correct,
apart
> > from the name of the Thread form. If I remember correctly, the BSPT tab
> was
> > created by copying the NPT Thread tab and changing the values, the tab
> name
> > included.
> > Can someone tell me where IV is getting the NPT thread name from?
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Scott
> >
> >
>
>
*Stubbington, Scott
Message 4 of 5 (97 Views)

Re:

12-16-2002 11:38 PM in reply to: *Stubbington, Scott
Ignore the last remark, that twit didn't see the other file. :-)

Scott
*Stubbington, Scott
Message 5 of 5 (97 Views)

Re:

12-17-2002 12:01 AM in reply to: *Stubbington, Scott
In the M_Cad file, both BSPP and BSPT are listed, but the BSPT is not
tapered.

Why can I not recreate the NPT tab with BSPT thread information?

Scott
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