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frank
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Registered: ‎12-09-2011
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Create custom content center

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01-30-2014 01:11 PM

My company makes a ton of equipment out of 80/20 extruded aluminum.  They have published their profiles of their extruded aluminum for designing.  I was wondering how someone could take those parts (they are in .ipt form) and put them in a content center and be able to just select the shape that I want, have it created to the length I want, and maybe add a few features (tapped hole and anchor pocket-all standard operations with the extrusion) if needed.  Mostly the first part.

 

I have been looking through the tutorials and tried the help files and even searched on here, but I don't know exactly what I am looking for.

 

THanks for yall's help

Frank

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Curtis_Waguespack
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Registered: ‎03-08-2006
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Re: Create custom content center

01-30-2014 01:22 PM in reply to: frank

Hi frank,

 

You can find a tutorial for something similar here:

http://usa.autodesk.com/adsk/servlet/item?linkID=9242016&id=14351277&siteID=123112

 

See these links also:

http://help.autodesk.com/view/INVNTOR/2014/ENU/?url=http://help.autodesk.com/cloudhelp/2014/ENU/Inve...

 

http://www.inventortales.com/2012/01/creating-custom-content-for-autodesk_11.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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