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Terry__Close
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surfaces

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07-18-2011 07:38 AM

Greetings

I am new to learning Surfaces and am in need of some help with a part i am creating.I cannot seem to join the surfaces together to create a solid.Any help appreciated

Cheers

Terry , INV 2012

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MariaManuela
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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 07:51 AM in reply to: Terry__Close

Hi

Its something like this that you want?

this is only one of several ways...

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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 08:04 AM in reply to: MariaManuela

Hi Maria

Thanks for the responce.Yes that is the shape i was seeking.The only issue i have with it is that when i went to apply a .1mm fillet it would not accept.Could it be where it joins to the half ball shapes as there is a slight edge.Any suggestions.

Thanks again

Terry

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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 08:26 AM in reply to: Terry__Close

I can apply here.



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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 08:39 AM in reply to: MariaManuela

Thanks

I could only get it to work at .15mm and not at .1mm or below

Terry

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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 10:16 AM in reply to: Terry__Close

Dont apply all the fillets at once. The sequence here its really important.

 

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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 10:26 AM in reply to: MariaManuela

Thanks Manuela

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Re: surfaces

07-18-2011 03:25 PM in reply to: Terry__Close

It occured to me that this part might be simplfied not using surfaces.  (see attached)

 

1 master sketch, 7 features.

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Re: surfaces

07-19-2011 04:12 AM in reply to: JDMather

JD.

Thanks that works fine

Terry

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