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h.stoetzel
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Registered: ‎10-25-2011

single .igs import lead to double cooling channels

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11-22-2013 04:25 AM

Hello,

 

everytime I want to import cooling channel layouts using .igs-files they turn out to have a hexagonal cross section. After deleting one channel after another, the circular shape appears and the channel can be used.

 

what the heck do I do wrong?

 

sincearly

 

H. Stötzel

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nordhb
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Registered: ‎03-23-2009

Re: single .igs import lead to double cooling channels

11-27-2013 05:22 AM in reply to: h.stoetzel

Hi,

not sure if you have sorted this out already.

 

When I tested this, when exporting lines to iges, it imported as expected to Adviser.

No hexagonal cross-section.

 

I can repeat your issue, if I copy the lines in cad system, and overlay them exacly, exporting lines to iges, then import to Adviser

I see the hexagonal cross-sections, and can repeat what you see.

 

So it seems as your sending cad system has duplicated lines when creating the iges file.

I think you have to review the lines in cad system, and how that system write out to iges file.

 

Hope this helps.

 

Regards,

Berndt



Berndt Nordh
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