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billco-mfg
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fillet problem

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02-20-2006 06:06 AM
Take a look at the attached picture.

I understand why the fillet is doing this, but I'm not sure how to get around it easily.
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Message 2 of 13 (53 Views)

Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 06:15 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
What are your options set to?

Did you try increasing the value of the radius? Thanks.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 06:30 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
That only makes it more obvious. The fillet won't extend beyond the length of the original edge.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 06:33 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
Create the part as a Surface(s) then Thicken.

QBZ

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That only makes it more obvious. The fillet won't extend beyond the length
of the original edge.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 06:37 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
That's what I did, but I'm not sure how to get the fillet in the surfaces.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 07:28 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
Here is a messy example of using a sketch to split the surface to get the
corners.

Attn: Shekar... Unsuppress the last fillet in this part.... you may want to
file this under the "parts that show extra geometry" folder.

QBZ




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That's what I did, but I'm not sure how to get the fillet in the surfaces.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 08:02 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
I never would have come up with that.

Unfortunately, I went about creating the part differently that you did (there's more to the model than the picture showed). Using the method that you posted would not be 'simple'. It is just a model of a coupling anyway. I can stand to leave the fillet out.

I would hope that Autodesk would look into fixing the problem. You don't get the same result if the bounding surfaces are flat.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 08:13 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
Yes I see a disc as in attached image. Logged issue: 761747. Thanks.

shekar
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 08:43 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
That's a different issue than the picture that I posted.
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Re: fillet problem

02-20-2006 08:48 AM in reply to: billco-mfg
It is an ongoing issue with ShapeMangler.

If you ever get this kind of junk post/send it to Shekar so they can try to
figure it out.

Predominately it is seen with Revolve Features.

QBZ


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That's a different issue than the picture that I posted.
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