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vance4c
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Registered: ‎01-14-2013
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Rotated spline becomes unusable

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01-14-2013 03:25 PM

I have a spline that runs through about 70 points to make the perfect line. But when I rotate the scketch the spline turned from green to black and is no longer recognised as a boundry. I then have to delete the black line and re-draw. What is going wrong? How do I keep the spline green and usable?

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JDMather
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Re: Rotated spline becomes unusable

01-14-2013 04:12 PM in reply to: vance4c

Why are you rotating the sketch?

Did you turn it into a Sketch Block first?

Can you attach the *.ipt file here?

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vance4c
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Re: Rotated spline becomes unusable

01-28-2013 01:33 PM in reply to: vance4c

I am rotating the part because the part in the design rotates and I need measurments at every degree of rotation. So I rotate the sketch make my measuremets and then rotate again. 

 

No it is not a sketch block.

 

No I can not upload the ipt file it has sensitive design that I am not aloud to show.

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Re: Rotated spline becomes unusable

01-28-2013 03:12 PM in reply to: vance4c

Problem doesn't make sense to me without at least a picture, but my guess is that turning into a Sketch Block might solve the problem.

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