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May 25, 2012
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TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"I gave this option a try in assembly mode.     I created a sketch on each part at the assembly level using various references; both part"

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9 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Unable to Download

"Contact PTC here: http://www.ptc.com/communities/academic-program/technical-support   Lower left of the page: Submit a Support Request"

in Academic Support 1 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Fillet Problem

"You know, there is nothing like actually trying it to get you all the little details of what can go wrong... or at least, what must be accou"

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

"Sometimes you have to sneak up on the right solution.  Sometimes there is an alternate solution you can choose.    If you want the same te"

in Modeling 4 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"...PTC  Creo works in mysterious ways...sometimes.   That is a great slogan.  I might have to borrow that from time to time.   I will be a"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"I worked with customer support on this and they gave me two helpful options for selecting the point under the black dot.   1: turn on the t"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"Testing is the theme here indeed.  Is the axis a part feature or an assembly feature?  I made the axis an assembly feature and the hole"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"Yep, I am just testing that.  So you need one project for each object (part) in the assembly, however, all the points can be made as one poi"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"Holding the Ctrl key is normally how you get multiple selections.  You can also open the Details dialog to aid in selection.  "

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is it possible to create a "winch" that pulls a rope to raise/lower

"You can do two things... you can create gear connections which can convert "rotary motion" to linear (rack and pinion), and you can define m"

in FIRST 1 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"I am projecting lines only onto the surfaces selected by the Project feature.  I use the endpoints of the projected lines (vertices) to loca"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Can someone tell me why this unbend fails?

"Happy to help, Brian"

in Creo 3 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Exporting files for Adobe Illustrator

"You operator is being overly fussy or is using some antiquated processes that require a continuous string.  Routers for instance tend to sto"

in Creo 1 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Datum Tag Size In Model Display?
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2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Does anyone know how to open a Solid Works solid model in Pro E or Creo Elements? It is an sldprt file type if that helps.

"Being able to accept native files from clients is always great P.R.  Being able to work with native files is also a great advantage.   I"

in Creo 24 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"In theory it will work the same in the assembly level.   Accuracy is a whole other can of worms.  I suggest you look into absolute accuracy"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"This might highlight the issue with alternate origin selection.  It is time I create a support case for this...  "

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hole problem/issue

"Are you creating a point pattern of the same hole at the part level?   I created a sketch using lines so I could project them onto multiple"

in Modeling 20 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Can someone tell me why this unbend fails?

"I ran into this the other day.  You have an interference in the corner of flange 1 and flange 2. Change the miter to "-0.1" on both and it"

in Creo 3 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Does anyone know how to open a Solid Works solid model in Pro E or Creo Elements? It is an sldprt file type if that helps.

"Post a file, Rohit, and I'll give it a shot."

in Creo 24 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Does anyone know how to open a Solid Works solid model in Pro E or Creo Elements? It is an sldprt file type if that helps.

"This is very confusing because I didn't do any of this.  I do not have SW on my computer; I run 64bit Creo Pro 2.0 M040, and I installed wha"

in Creo 24 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to cam and follower determining

"Very well then; The assumption is that the motor is a stepper and requires a motor profile to manage velocity.  The table under the object m"

in Creo 3 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Does anyone know how to open a Solid Works solid model in Pro E or Creo Elements? It is an sldprt file type if that helps.

"I am not sure what the swexplorer does but it is a nice feature to have.  As far as I can tell it is just a DLL file."

in Creo 24 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Any Toroidal Bend experts out there?

"Happy to help"

in Creo 22 replies
3 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Newly downloaded Creo 2.0 won't launch

"Welcome to the forum, Sarah.   It is very unfortunate that this happens, but it seems to happen a lot.  First thing to do is submit a sup"

in Creo 1 replies
3 days ago