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May 25, 2012
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TomD.inPDX replied to Detail View in Drawing

"You're in luck:   detail_circle_line_style lets you set one of many styles in the detail.dtl settings of the drawing.  "

in Visualize 1 replies
6 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"Here is one to play with.  It is somewhat tolerant of tweaking the shape of the cups.  Also has successful curvature controlled Boundary B"

in Modeling 18 replies
7 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"try this:   Use the CTRL key to select the 4 drag points.   The problem I have with the warp tool is the lack of control for the draggin"

in Modeling 18 replies
9 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"This is certainly not the 1st case of having to create a patch where the challenge was greater than it should have been.  This is not someth"

in Creo 73 replies
13 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Machining a groove in a cylindrical part

"A v-cut would make things easier but it still has artifacts of it's own.   This document will probably make it easier to use the wrap tool."

in Modeling 7 replies
16 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Machining a groove in a cylindrical part

"Of course, I say all this and try it afterward and things are different.  The sharp corners are undercut as you go deeper into the part.  Yo"

in Modeling 7 replies
17 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to VSS With Trajpar

"Anytime"

in Modeling 5 replies
17 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Machining a groove in a cylindrical part

"There are two issues here but one is easy, the second is problematic in Creo.   Your fabrication method is accurate.  The sweep profile is"

in Modeling 7 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to VSS With Trajpar

"Aha, in mathcad terms that wouold be A and B (lower case of course)   Did the references help or do you still need some guidance?   A qui"

in Modeling 5 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"Just make a square Fill feature and use the Warp feature to deform the Fill feature.  Then use the copy/paste special to rotate the feature"

in Modeling 18 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Pattern Problem

"During pattern creation, see if you have the option for an alternate origin under options.    If this doesn't work, try a point pattern. "

in Creo 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"The attached Step file was done using Warp."

in Modeling 18 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to VSS With Trajpar

"You can do this evalgraph(c,n) as well...  more intuitive.    A sine or cosine function will do this.  Cosine starts at "1" sweeps to -1 a"

in Modeling 5 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to FLATTEN SWEEP?

"See if the attached file gives you any ideas.  Creo 2.0 full version, dwg and part; no family tables."

in Creo 11 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to FLATTEN SWEEP?

"If the print could bend it for them, they'd want that too   Give 'em an inch..."

in Creo 11 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to FLATTEN SWEEP?

"There is no need to do the sheetmetal approach.  Often times I need to know my developed length to cut clearances.  I do this in my sketch,"

in Creo 11 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to FLATTEN SWEEP?

"What exactly are you trying to achieve?  it is easy to use a square stock in sheetmetal to represent the tube in order to get a flat length."

in Creo 11 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Drawing Table (Deleted item line number)

"The bom is sorted by item no. and if you are not assigning item no., then yes, this is how it sorts.  If each component has an item number a"

in Modeling 7 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"Nice Darek.  Welcome to the forum.   I learned a new trick about splines in sketches... select dimension and click the end of the spline, t"

in Modeling 18 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"Thanks Martin.  I don't open .rar on principle."

in Modeling 18 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"Rohit, this is easier to do, yes, but nowhere near industrial-design-guy-proof...  "

in Creo 73 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to wave curve design

"I don't do .rar files, so if you could include an image that would help."

in Modeling 18 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"I think PTC should give this challenge to their R&D quys logging exactly how long it takes them to figure this out.  And their performance"

in Creo 73 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Use parameter from assembly in a part

"That's kind of what I was getting at in the 6th post.  This is an assembly reference rather than a parameter driven value.  Just as valid, s"

in Creo 27 replies
2 days ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Is there a way to fill the hole?

"This should be highly embarrassing to PTC! "

in Creo 73 replies
2 days ago