Inventor General Discussion

Inventor General Discussion

Reply
Member
allix.k
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎11-20-2012
Message 1 of 5 (207 Views)

New to Inventor and need help with Flat patterns

207 Views, 4 Replies
11-20-2012 11:12 AM

I am having difficulties creating a creating a sheet metal part in Autodesk Inventor to be able to create a flat pattern. I attached a PDF of the part I'm trying to create. The first page is the item I am trying to create. The next page are the 2 pieces I've been able to construct in Inventor but I can't seem to figure out a way to make it together. I also attached the Inventor model I was able to create.

 

How do I create this?

 

I am using Inventer 2013

Distinguished Mentor
IgorMir
Posts: 519
Registered: ‎08-02-2003
Message 2 of 5 (171 Views)

Re: New to Inventor and need help with Flat patterns

11-20-2012 04:19 PM in reply to: allix.k

Hi Allix,

Try this one. Please see the attached.

Best Regards,

Igor.

Web: www.meqc.com.au
Member
allix.k
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎11-20-2012
Message 3 of 5 (168 Views)

Re: New to Inventor and need help with Flat patterns

11-20-2012 04:27 PM in reply to: IgorMir

Thats pretty close to what I need. Is there a way to close the corners though?

Distinguished Mentor
IgorMir
Posts: 519
Registered: ‎08-02-2003
Message 4 of 5 (163 Views)

Re: New to Inventor and need help with Flat patterns

11-20-2012 04:32 PM in reply to: allix.k

Probably. Try to experiment with it. But I personally don't see a problem with it. It is not a big deal to weld them up.

Regards,

Igor.

Web: www.meqc.com.au
Member
allix.k
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎11-20-2012
Message 5 of 5 (159 Views)

Re: New to Inventor and need help with Flat patterns

11-20-2012 04:39 PM in reply to: IgorMir

Ok. I will try. Thanks!

Post to the Community

Have questions about Autodesk products? Ask the community.

New Post
Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions or visit the Installation and Licensing Forum to get help installing your software.