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gatyo_gatev
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Frame gen

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04-10-2012 03:29 AM

Hi guys
I am having troubles with a frame I did. I made a frame using frame generator and added parameters to it like width, length, etc. I also placed a lot more items as it is a cabin of a truck like, grill, plates, seats etc. What happened is that changes in the sketch of the frame doesn't affect the frame size itself. Do you have any suggestions what I might have done wrong.
Your help will be much appreciated!

 

 

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Cadmanto
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Re: Frame gen

04-10-2012 04:16 AM in reply to: gatyo_gatev

In my experience in using the frame generator I have changed widths, lengths and the frame updated.

As far as new members I had to delete existing and then add new.  Now if yours is not reflecting length type changes maybe you need to fo a forced rebuild.

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Also if you are changing frame member types you can RC on them and edit them that way.

Hope this helps you.

Best Regards,
Scott McFadden
Inventor Professional 2014
(Colossians 3:23-25)

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gatyo_gatev
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Re: Frame gen

04-10-2012 06:02 AM in reply to: Cadmanto

Thanks Jeremiah
I think my problem comes from constraining other parts/assemblies and these constraints get in conflict with the frame and I don't know which constraints I have to remove exactly...

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gatyo_gatev
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Re: Frame gen

04-10-2012 06:19 AM in reply to: gatyo_gatev

Thank God I realized what was going wrong.
I had the file with the reference sketch for the frame grounded. So **** glad aboud it, whew :smileyhappy:

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Re: Frame gen

04-10-2012 08:29 AM in reply to: gatyo_gatev

Glad it was something that simple.

Congrads on figuring it out!!!

 

Scott

Best Regards,
Scott McFadden
Inventor Professional 2014
(Colossians 3:23-25)

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