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*Maas, Karl
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sketch selection

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11-08-2002 08:40 PM
When you created the sketch on the face of the octagon, it automatically
projected the edges of the face, since it is a closed loop, when you select
that sketch for your loft, you have two closed loops (the octagon and the
circle) on that sketch. After selecting the sketch, you simply have to
select which region you want to use in the loft.

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K


"Nick Conneally" wrote in message
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> I always seem to struggle with sketch selection when creating a feature;
> i.e. simple extrusion with 2 circles, one on the face of a previous
feature,
> the other the existing sketched circle. I know you can de-select after
both
> are highlighted and selected.. is this the only way?. I am currently
> attempting a loft going from a circle on the face of an existing octagon
> feature to a larger circle .75" away. NO matter what I try, the octagon
> portion is picked up as part of the loft (I only want the circle inside of
> it).
>
>
>
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