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justinpcaris
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Dimension Arc Length

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07-18-2011 08:59 AM

I would like to dimension the arc length of a radius in sketch mode and i was wondering if this is possible. I am using Inventor simulation 2010.

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JDMather
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Re: Dimension Arc Length

07-18-2011 09:59 AM in reply to: justinpcaris

Techniques for controlling arc length via parameters have been discussed here in the past - if you can't find the solution post back and I'll see if I still have an old file example.

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Re: Dimension Arc Length

07-19-2011 05:45 AM in reply to: justinpcaris

I put together a post on this that you might find usefull.

 

http://cadsetterout.com/inventor-tutorials/how-to-measure-dimension-and-specify-arc-length-in-sketch...

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justinpcaris
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Re: Dimension Arc Length

07-19-2011 07:35 AM in reply to: PaulMunford

Awesome thanks for the help

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PaulMunford
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Re: Dimension Arc Length

03-28-2012 11:47 PM in reply to: justinpcaris

You can now dimension Arc Lengths in sketches in Inventor 2013

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