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Model section of rod with cylindrical end

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01-08-2013 03:34 AM

I need to model up a length of rod with a cylindrical end with a hole in it. The cylindrical end needs to be flattened slightly where the rod meets it. Can anyone provide a step by step guide on how to do this ? Please see attached picture giving an idea of what I am looking for. Thanks.

Anthony Goodwin ~ Cad Manager/Senior Designer
Autodesk Inventor Professional 2013 SP2 64-Bit Edition
Windows 7 HP Z400, Intel Xeon W3550 3.07GHz
12.0GB RAM, ATI FirePro V4800 (FireGL)

Hi Anthony,

Here is one option of getting it done. Please see the attached. The part had been done years ago - so don't think of it as being a perfect one.:smileyhappy:

Regards,

Igor.

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Re: Model section of rod with cylindrical end

01-08-2013 04:26 PM in reply to: Anthony

Hi Anthony,

Here is one option of getting it done. Please see the attached. The part had been done years ago - so don't think of it as being a perfect one.:smileyhappy:

Regards,

Igor.

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Re: Model section of rod with cylindrical end

01-09-2013 02:31 AM in reply to: IgorMir

Hi, many thanks, this is most useful is helping me understand how to model the ball joint and rod. Thanks again for your help.

Anthony Goodwin ~ Cad Manager/Senior Designer
Autodesk Inventor Professional 2013 SP2 64-Bit Edition
Windows 7 HP Z400, Intel Xeon W3550 3.07GHz
12.0GB RAM, ATI FirePro V4800 (FireGL)
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