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Flattening and Forming Enhancements

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Siemens Experimenter


Flatten complex shapes for modeling or manufacturing while reducing / controlling distortion


New capabilities include:

  • Fixed Elements – Select a set of faces, edges, curves or point to control an area that remains fixed during flattening
  • Rip Edges – Select edges or curves that will rip during flattening to reduce distortion
  • Tab Face Processing – Optionally select ‘tab' faces to avoid processing issue

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NX Help Documentation - Controlling distortion when flattening surfaces

Tod W. Parrella