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Dimensioning in an .idw

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05-24-2012 12:01 PM

I need to know how to dimension to a theoretical sharp on bent flanges.  In an .idw it wont snap to the sharp and when a schetch is created for one it does not dimension between them only one or the other.  Any help would be appreciated.  Thank you

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Re: Dimensioning in an .idw

05-24-2012 12:19 PM in reply to: Adams.trenton

On a flange that is more or less than 90 degrees, pick your first edge, right click and select intersection, then select the second edge.

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Re: Dimensioning in an .idw

05-24-2012 12:46 PM in reply to: Adams.trenton

See if this thread helps you out.

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