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indalkar.dattatray
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Strange problem

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06-21-2012 10:57 PM

Dear All,

Thanks for showing interest in problem.

 

1. I have created a part naming cylinder. I am in assly mode.

2. I have to create another part naming hollow cylinder.( attachment no-1) I select create option for the same.

3. For that I create a plane 500 mm offset from main plain and I entered in sketch for hollow cylinder.                               (# attachment no-3).

4.  I made  sketch on selected plain.( #  Attachment No-2)

 

5. I said finish sketch. 

6. Now I have to extrude this hollow cylinder to up to my part no 1 that is Cylinder. So I select extends ' TO '. Then Iam trying to select Cylinder's surface as reference  But the  surface is not getting selected. ( find attachment  no 3)

 

  So I am unable to extrude this hollow cylinder up to main cylinder.

 

( The 1 st part is shell of pressure vessel and hollow part is nozzle pipe on the pressure vessel shell. )

 

Thanks and  Regards,

Dattatray Indalkar

 

With Warm Regards,
Datta Indalkar.
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JDMather
Posts: 26,614
Registered: ‎04-20-2006
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Re: Strange problem

06-22-2012 04:33 AM in reply to: indalkar.dattatray

With your second part active in the assembly

select Copy Object and select as surface the face of first part.

This will copy surface body of first part into second part.

Now you have a surface to Extrude To.

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