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devlybbert
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Registered: ‎08-05-2011
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Shrink wrap a different position rep

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08-05-2011 01:44 PM

I would like to shrink wrap a sub assembly in two different position reps. It seems to me like you can only shrink wrap while in the Master position rep. Is there a way to shrink wrap in a different position rep?

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chun123
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Registered: ‎07-27-2011
Message 2 of 6 (191 Views)

Re: Shrink wrap a different position rep

08-07-2011 10:44 PM in reply to: devlybbert

Try the steps below:

1. Create Position Rep(new and activate position---Pos1/Pos2,select the position constraint then override,check on Suppresion=Enable,and input value)

2. Activate Pos1 or Pos2

3. Shrinkwrap

4. New Assembly->place Shrinkwrap file (using LOD->New Substitute->select part file)

 

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MonicaRodriguez
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎02-14-2012
Message 3 of 6 (60 Views)

Re: Shrink wrap a different position rep

08-12-2014 06:46 AM in reply to: chun123

Look at this!!:

 

I've made the position - one simple constraint changed, so that the seat is up...

 

 12-08-2014 15-34-58.png

  

But no matter what I do, the Shrinkwrap looks like this: :-(

 

12-08-2014 15-36-39.png

 

The Shrinkwrap in Master position looks perfect.

No error message appears.

When choosing the shrinkwrap options, the Preview doesn't show any scattering of parts.

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johnsonshiue
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Registered: ‎04-30-2008
Message 4 of 6 (44 Views)

Re: Shrink wrap a different position rep

08-12-2014 01:27 PM in reply to: MonicaRodriguez

Hi! I have seen this behavior before. I vaguely remember it was fixed in later service pack or release. What release of Inventor are you on?

Thanks!



Johnson Shiue (johnson.shiue@autodesk.com)
Senior Principal SQA Engineer, Inventor
Mechanical Design
Autodesk, Inc.

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MonicaRodriguez
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎02-14-2012
Message 5 of 6 (33 Views)

Re: Shrink wrap a different position rep

08-12-2014 11:13 PM in reply to: johnsonshiue

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MonicaRodriguez
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎02-14-2012
Message 6 of 6 (28 Views)

Re: Shrink wrap a different position rep

08-13-2014 12:41 AM in reply to: MonicaRodriguez

I found a solution!!! :-D

 

I opened up a new assembly - placed the seat assembly in the new assembly - then, I was able to create a shrinkwrap with no errors!

Weird - but it fixed my problem! :-D

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