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*Keller, Kent
Message 11 of 16 (155 Views)

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02-14-2003 01:06 AM in reply to: *Hoder, Dave
I tried starting a sketch on the back and projecting the bottom of the V then setting the
SM thickness to .03, and doing a fold. It just flipped the whole part 90º and made a
weird looking bump on the backside 8^)) I wonder if you possibly made the bottom of
the V groove flat a small amount, and placed a fold in the middle of the flat?

BTW In the future could you please zip files before posting. It makes them smaller and
also non zipped files often lock up Outlook Express. Thanks.

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Kent
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"Dave Hoder" wrote in message
news:F82FB0D513739B07DFE1A95A4327C751@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> The part is in CF called Miter Fold. (I just made an example shape, not a
> sheet metal part) This is a common manufacturing process in the furniture /
> woodworking industry where we are working with a piece of wood covered with
> a colored paper. We cut thru the wood & leave the paper, then fold the whole
> thing together. This makes for a cleaner seam & less assemby time.
> Thanks for having a look.
>
>
*Hoder, Dave
Message 12 of 16 (155 Views)

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02-14-2003 01:13 AM in reply to: *Hoder, Dave
Oops! I just discovered the non-zipped file issue. The file has been
re-posted as Miter Fold 2.
*Schumacher, Ken
Message 13 of 16 (155 Views)

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02-14-2003 02:40 AM in reply to: *Hoder, Dave
Dave take a look in CF under your last post.
Is this what you're after?



"Dave Hoder" wrote in message
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> Oops! I just discovered the non-zipped file issue. The file has been
> re-posted as Miter Fold 2.
>
>
*Keller, Kent
Message 14 of 16 (155 Views)

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02-14-2003 02:42 AM in reply to: *Hoder, Dave
Dave

Not exactly what you want, but see if the file I posted back would work. The web
thickness in that file isn't what you want, ... I meant to change it to .03 after I did a
couple of things, but forgot. It is real touchy and will never be perfect but...
depending on what you need it might work??

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Kent
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"Dave Hoder" wrote in message
news:B6FA5EFB249CDB1D5C031491A90B0FC4@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Oops! I just discovered the non-zipped file issue. The file has been
> re-posted as Miter Fold 2.
>
>
*Hendey, Matt
Message 15 of 16 (155 Views)

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02-14-2003 04:03 AM in reply to: *Hoder, Dave
Good show Kent. I like that. It worked, that's the important part. Actually,
I would think that's the way it would have to be cut anyway.

Matt
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Super_Steve
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Message 16 of 16 (125 Views)

Re: Miter Folds

01-05-2013 04:25 AM in reply to: *Hoder, Dave

Miter Folding with Inventor is a snap take a look at the tutorial

 

www.youtube.com/widomtech   ...... 23 minute tutorial with "Ilogic"

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