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Set features to be invisible when create sketch after those 3D features

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09-03-2012 05:51 AM

Is there any way to set features to be invisible when create sketch after those 3D features so as to make the sketch more easy to see?

 

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Re: Set features to be invisible when create sketch after those 3D features

09-03-2012 05:53 AM in reply to: lis_wang

F7 if the geometry is behind the sketch.

Or right click on Solid Body and turn off Visibility.

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Re: Set features to be invisible when create sketch after those 3D features

09-03-2012 06:06 AM in reply to: lis_wang

Yes, However, if the sketch is between a few 3D features? How?

 

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Re: Set features to be invisible when create sketch after those 3D features

09-03-2012 06:13 AM in reply to: lis_wang

If F7 doesn't make it clear enough and turning off Visibility of the part is not a good option, then maybe rolling up the end of part marker to a location before the feature(s) might work.  (I use all three of these as appropriate).

 

2013 (and I think 201) also allow Section Views and View Representations at the part level (used to be only assembly).

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