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How to flip/mirror one flange to otherside ?

Genius
Genius

Hello ( Sheet metal part)

  • How to flip / mirror one(1pc) flange to otherside ?
  • What synchronous command or such ?

flip flange.jpg

 

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Re: How to flip/mirror one flange to otherside ?

Siemens Legend Siemens Legend
Siemens Legend

This will depend on how the part was originally created.  If it was created in NX sheet metal, then edit the feature (change the edge selected or reverse the length direction).

 

If not, make sure the part has been converted to a sheet metal part (using Convert To Sheet Metal command) and then use Resize Bend Angle command.  Change the angle from 90deg to 270deg.

 

Dave

 

Re: How to flip/mirror one flange to otherside ?

Gears Legend Gears Legend
Gears Legend

And if it was a Contour Flange... hold your breath because the following features will needs some serious reattaching...

 

and if it was a non 90° flange don't be surprised if the reverse solution doesn't look like something you initialy would expect.

 

But as Dave already mentioned the resize bend angle is capable of some cool stuff.

Huysmans Metalen n.v.
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on Win7 64bit
NX Beta Tester with focus on Sheet Metal
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