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TomD.inPDX replied to Appearance library - automatic bump, color texture and decal "load"

"The bump and texture work in pairs.  The decal is somewhat of a stand alone.   Otherwise, yes, managing larger libraries is never fun when"

in Rendering 2 replies
6 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Pattern problem

"It appears you have to change the solid sheetmetal model to have features follow bend states.   Here is a Pro|WorkAround^tm that will gener"

in Modeling 3 replies
17 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Simplified Rep question

"Nice solution!"

in Creo 5 replies
17 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Simplified Rep question

"I think you have an enhancement request here, John   Seems an "open as saved" option would be useful here.   I get lost as to how a simpl"

in Creo 5 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Marking point for welding part on sheet metal plate

"Koen, I am not sure I understand the challenge.  You plate does not have a circle but a CSYS where the circle is shown in the second image."

in Creo 1 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX commented on plexi prototype

"Nice to see ideas become physical.   Looking forward to a video of the engine functioning.   Curiosity has me asking how you are managing"

in Modeling 1 comments 0 bookmarks
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to what have I done.....

"Can you create a support case?  It sounds like you found a bug.  Holes have data transformed into other parameters and there may be an ove"

in Creo 3 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Pattern problem

"And point references work well too.  You can do this with a sketch using geometry point or creating datum points.  If you need both position"

in Modeling 3 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Pattern problem

"Try the table patterns.  Using that method, you can specify the angle for each instance in the table.   It is easier than it looks at 1st g"

in Modeling 3 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Creo 3.0 M010 ?

"TriStar did the same with the F000 release of Creo 3.0.  I was on the phone with the rep while I looked at the page and sure enough, nothing"

in Creo 7 replies
18 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Taper NPT

"I can see one of these at my local ACE h/w     Part file is Creo 2.0 full version parametric The Neutral and Step files have annotation"

in Modeling 9 replies
19 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Taper NPT

"I'll post up a STEP file later today."

in Modeling 9 replies
20 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Not possible to edit the tol value in the drawing by just double clicking the tol value

"Thanks Tom!"

in Modeling 10 replies
20 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Component Display in Drawing not working.

"Well, that was a given from the start   Shaded was a late addition and you cannot shade a section either.   Since shading is a huge requi"

in Creo 16 replies
20 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Taper NPT

"Did they add some sort of of representative thread in Creo Direct?  I worked with CoCreate and didn't see anything for thread representation"

in Modeling 9 replies
21 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Creo 3.0 M010 ?

"I'm looking forward to M010 as well.  Patience people, patience.  It will be out very soon."

in Creo 7 replies
21 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to new text editor

"Pro|WorkAround^tm    (trademarked by all Pro|Engineer and subsiquent issue users of PTC parametric modeling software, 2013, 2014, etc.)"

in Creo 18 replies
21 hours ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Taper NPT

"Very good.  Are you saying you have the PTC hole files or a industry reference?   PTC would likely be a little miffed if I posted the data"

in Modeling 9 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Problem with creo on Lenovo PC

"Okay.  Are you using Windows 8?  You need to get in touch with PTC support.  It is very possible your PC is not up to the task.  Creo is ver"

in Creo 4 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Taper NPT

"The taper angle is fairly straight forward.  The OD at the surface however seems to be the challenge.   I suggest making a table of common"

in Modeling 9 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Problem with creo on Lenovo PC

"Welcome to the forum, Hugo.   Is this a new purchase or an existing licence?  Do you have an active maintenance contract?  Is this the full"

in Creo 4 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Modeling with driving dimensions from irregular shaped surfaces

"It sort of depends on which solution you are settling on.  If you want to do a profile (similar to a cam profile), you can save the curve to"

in Modeling 3 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Creo 2.0 M120 - Any feedback on this version anyone?

"Brian, any update on rolling out M120 for production?"

in Creo 20 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Still using WF 5.0 - sketch datum point?

"Wait until you get to features where you don't get to add the geometry point any more when you need one   But I do not mind having the geo"

in Modeling 13 replies
1 day ago
TomD.inPDX replied to Modeling with driving dimensions from irregular shaped surfaces

"Parts like this are most commonly controlled by "templates".  Simply put in this era, it just means it must meet the CAD model within a cert"

in Modeling 3 replies
1 day ago