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JDMather
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Re: Feature Recognition 2012 not working

10-17-2012 12:09 PM in reply to: DPLOWMAN5757

Attach the original IGES file here.

You might read this (older) document.

 

http://home.pct.edu/~jmather/AU2008/ML205-1P%20Mather.pdf

 

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Re: Feature Recognition 2012 not working

10-17-2012 12:43 PM in reply to: JDMather

here is the file I want to convert to a solid *.IPT part

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Re: Feature Recognition 2012 not working

10-17-2012 12:55 PM in reply to: DPLOWMAN5757

Either the SolidWorks user doesn't know what he was doing or wanted to protect intellectual property ( I would guess the former and this file doesn't do the latter).

 

It should take you about 5-10 minutes to create the solid geometry.

Simply project to 2D sketches and Extrude.

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