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TomD.inPDX replied to PROBLEM WITH THE INSTALLATION OF CREO 2.0 ON WINDOWS 8- 64bit

"You may need to contact PTC: http://www.ptc.com/communities/academic-program/technical-support"

in Creo 2 replies
Less than a minute ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Help with Creo

"This is probably a generic Creo Modeling question.  However, if there are issues with opening assemblies, and you have exhausted every possi"

in Piping, Cabling & Schematics 2 replies
7 minutes ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Flat pattern of a part which was created using a Swept Blend

"This is what the cylinder part should look like in flat pattern.    I am using the default Y-Factor.   Notice that I used a revolve to ge"

in Modeling 19 replies
19 hours ago
TomD.inPDX commented on PTC Creo Parametric 3.0 - Rendering Enhancements

"Looking forward to experiencing this myself"

in Rendering 2 comments 0 bookmarks
19 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to I can't win

"PTC wants you to buy the style extension!  Of course they are messing with you   Got a little more context to your challenge here?"

in Modeling 2 replies
19 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Parametric square spring?

"Silly me.  I'm going to refer you back to a wrapped spring. Closed and Ground Spring - Alternative to Helical Sweep   WF4 has a Wrap featu"

in Modeling 2 replies
19 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Parametric square spring?

"I think the failure for the pitch is due to DTM1 definition where the curve endpoint deviates significantly as compared to using one near th"

in Modeling 2 replies
20 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Confidentiality

"I did see that a note can be displayed on every combined state with a toggle.  I think that is what you are referring to in Creo 3.0."

in Modeling 3 replies
21 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Confidentiality

"Age old and really annoying question from the bean counters although in this case, quite valid.   You have to ask yourself a few questions:"

in Modeling 3 replies
23 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Sheets
in Creo 2 replies
23 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Editing threaded hole call outs?

"Not easily.  It is a simple note but it uses a lot of built-in variables to construct it.  What actually drives it are Hole Tables."

in Creo 1 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Setting a datum to an external thread

"This is why I use symbol datum tags too"

in Creo 6 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Spur Gear and Helical Gears

"You might find this interesting...  pattern using rotate and distance   This was to determine the undercut for small gears but also shows a"

in Modeling 4 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Sheets

"Sheet metal "walls" can be added to make the tabs.  These will unfold easily.  You can sketch the shape of the tab when adding a user define"

in Creo 2 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to sheet

"I see.   Yes, sheetmetal or sheet metal.  I will continue discussion at the other thread.   It is best not to cross post in such a manner."

in Creo 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Spur Gear and Helical Gears

"That's a big subject, Naveen.   What will you be doing with your models?  Will they be passed to manufacturing?  Are you doing analysis wit"

in Modeling 4 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Can you have multiple parts within single model file?

"Merge-inheritance is still a separate part.  And you still have the section problems.   PTC could handle this with some level of intelligen"

in Modeling 15 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Flat pattern of a part which was created using a Swept Blend

"It all depends on how this was made.  It meets the development length x 2.   If this is a full version Creo file, we can have a look.  You"

in Modeling 19 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Using Programming to make a start part

"You might consider making it a UDF where you can request input for all thing unique for each part created.  If you hide the default datums i"

in Modeling 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Removing curves and surface from drawings

"That would be good if they all saved at once.  I don't know what happened this morning.  I had 7 views in a drawing.  Each parts had a layer"

in Creo 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Flat pattern of a part which was created using a Swept Blend

"See - Easy! "

in Modeling 19 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Surfacing Help: Style Surface Boundary Conditions

"Tom Uminn's comment above is indeed a very valuable tip.  Mirroring the quilt does make a significant difference over mirroring the feature."

in Modeling 23 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Removing curves and surface from drawings

"Ah, yes, but if you get the warning, there is a view that has an unsaved status.  You have to activate -that- view in the dialog to get the"

in Creo 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Flat pattern of a part which was created using a Swept Blend

"Here is another relevant post: Part to unbend   One tool to find the problem faces is the option: config - mesh_spline_surf yes   If you"

in Modeling 19 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Removing curves and surface from drawings

"Right click in the layer tree window.  You probably have to do this for every view associated with specific setting.   If you set your log"

in Creo 13 replies
1 day ago