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DocGreen
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Tangent Constraint of an edge of a cylinder to the revolved side of another

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04-02-2012 07:53 AM

Is it possible to apply a tangent constraint to an edge of a cylinder at an angle to the revolved side of another cylinder? I wan't to avoid applying a specific angle constraint if at all possible.

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JDMather
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Re: Tangent Constraint of an edge of a cylinder to the revolved side of another

04-02-2012 07:56 AM in reply to: DocGreen

Sounds like you need two constraints to me.
Attach your assembly here.

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patricklu
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Re: Tangent Constraint of an edge of a cylinder to the revolved side of another

11-25-2013 09:12 AM in reply to: JDMather

got answer?

 

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JDMather
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Re: Tangent Constraint of an edge of a cylinder to the revolved side of another

11-25-2013 09:24 AM in reply to: patricklu

Yes, attach your assembly here for example using your actual parts.

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