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sheetmetal to solid conversion?

dougr

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Nope, I don't use sheetmetal for this reason, preferring to create thin protrusions (or constant thickness solids) - you can go from solid to sheetmetal in this manner but not the other way.



Being in design I usually don't have a need for flat patterns, notches etc but being considerate of other functions, this approach is the most flexible...
 

xcad

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hello



I would be very interested to learn for what reason someone wants to convert a sheetmetal part to solid.

I understand the reason for conversion from part to sheetmetal



xcad
 

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Someone might want to convert a sheetmetal part to a solid part if it was originally going to be metal and then was changed to a plastic part.
 

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