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Distinguished Contributor ijc
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10-03-2012 05:04 AM

I`m trying to shell out the Neck on this volute but it does not work with the Shell feature.What can i do to get the Neck (sweep 1 ) to be Shelled out?

The version attached is 2013

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IJC

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Betreff: shell

10-03-2012 05:28 AM in reply to: ijc

Perhaps this way ..

 

Walter

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Re: shell

10-03-2012 05:30 AM in reply to: ijc

The Shell commands works on an entire solid body - not just a feature.

 

Either - create that geometry first in your history tree and shell before creating the rest of the geometry

or

create that geometry as multi-body solids so that it can be shelled (you can then Combine if desired, but it looks to me like that should be multi-body anyhow).

 

 

Hmmmp, looks like Walter modeled the solution while I was typing.

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Re: shell

10-03-2012 05:38 AM in reply to: JDMather

Thanks

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