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Sweeps & Centrelines

leemcdermott

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Hello,


I have created a simple sweep for a pipe manifold (looks like the lochness monsters back!). Anyway, how can I display the centreline of the sweep (i.e. the centre line of the pipe) so that I can reference it easily for other feature, and also to display the sweep trajectory in the drawing.


Thanks,


Lee
 

xcad

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it is better to sketch the trajectory as external sketch from sweep feature in order to be able to hide/unhide everytime you want or change the type of it, i.e. to view it as a centerline or to use it as a reference for another feature
 

leemcdermott

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Thanks XCAD, I've created a sketched curve, and used that as the trajectory for the sweep instead. It seems to be what I was after.





Lee
 

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