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TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"I think this is a no-win challenge in Creo.  And you are right, the provided model is less than stellar.   The only thing that will work is"

in Creo 39 replies
17 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Hide cosmetics in drw

"This problem seems to be pervasive in local section views.  I also have this issue when I do 3D extrude cuts in assembly mode (which I use a"

in Creo 1 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Datum targets on multiple views and multiple sheets

"Datums should allow multiple instances in valid orientations.  Dimensions only show in one location."

in Creo 1 replies
21 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"I'll give you that one.   I had a little luck with a boundary blend by recreating the existing surfaces and getting tangency. The problem"

in Creo 39 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"It appears that even the original geometry (pre-drilled) was a bit cobbled.  However, it is sad that core Creo cannot put a simple patch wit"

in Creo 39 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Mold Design

"What is this class for, mold design or CAD training?   Do you have the mold extension?  You can search the PTC University for how to use th"

in Creo 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Sequence of operations welding symbology in Creo Parametric drawings

"I haven't seen anything like that but it makes sense.   If you want to avoid making them, you could try using the "3rd operation" leader on"

in Modeling 1 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Adding a zero before a decimal dimension?

"I wonder if that was some kind of bug or other anomaly.   Creo 2.0 option... this one is from the model properties.  The options are identi"

in Modeling 10 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Tips for text

"There really is nothing worse than overwriting dimensions for the sake of saving a little time.  There are only very few instances when this"

in Creo 119 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Rotate parts in an exploded view? Wildfire 4.

"Some here are still on WF.  Hopefully they will shime in."

in Modeling 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Rotate parts in an exploded view? Wildfire 4.

"No sound, but it does show the finer points of managing movement for the explode process.   Notice 2 things... 1) the model tree status is"

in Modeling 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Rotate parts in an exploded view? Wildfire 4.

"Haha... no, it is exactly what I meant to say.    typically, when someone creates an exploded assembly, it is only meant to explode that o"

in Modeling 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Rotate parts in an exploded view? Wildfire 4.

"You are remembering to see that the hinge parts (parts in the hinge assembly) are exploded, right?  What i am getting at is that within a"

in Modeling 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Schweißnaht--Weldseam

"For those that can access the Ideas section, please vote for this: Allow Measure Analysis to select Datum Reference Feature   For those wh"

in Creo 9 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Creo 2.0 educational files not compatible with Creo 3.0?

"You would think   Let us know what comes of your support request."

in Creo 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"I don't have the mold tool or advanced surfaces.  I tried with the older tools including the n-sided surface.  It just doesn't like that geo"

in Creo 39 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Need Help Converting A Solid Part To Sheetmetal

"I have worked on this part to some extent and find it difficult to get a full model that unfolds in the method you describe.  There are a lo"

in Modeling 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"tried... failed!"

in Creo 39 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Rotate parts in an exploded view? Wildfire 4.

"I do not use WF4 so it is hard for me to guide you.  However, little has changed in capabilities or method.  Somewhere in the interface you"

in Modeling 13 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Rotate parts in an exploded view? Wildfire 4.

"If the hinge is an assembly, you can rotate it in the explode process.  If it was just a part, you either need a flexible state of the hinge"

in Modeling 13 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"I was trying to something similar but ran into problems knowing what connected to what."

in Creo 39 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Schweißnaht--Weldseam

"Happy to help.  Sorry for misleading you.  I will post the support case results when I receive them."

in Creo 9 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Using Parameters in commands

"The answer is that you cannot do this directly, but the value in your image can be driven by parameters and relations.  It just requires a s"

in Creo 4 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Creo 2.0 educational files not compatible with Creo 3.0?

"Welcome to the forum, William.   Curiosity asks if the message is messed up or if the versions are messed up.   I recommend sending the in"

in Creo 3 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Creo 3 Intelligent Fastener Extension - Not in Windchill

"Ditto!"

in Modeling 13 replies
2 days ago