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NX12 Contour Flange; Undocumented new possibilities

frank_nx 1st Gear
1st Gear

Until NX11 a contour flange did not allow non-tangential Line-arc connections:

NX11 Contour FlangeNX11 Contour Flange

Workaround; manually addition of a round-off in the corner:

NX11 Contour Flange workaroundNX11 Contour Flange workaround

 

NX12 does a better job: Smiley Very Happy

NX12 Contour Flange SketchNX12 Contour Flange SketchNX12 Contour Flange Non-TangentNX12 Contour Flange Non-Tangent

Still one little caveat: With a secondary Contour Flange:

NX12 Contour Flange CaveatNX12 Contour Flange CaveatGetting better every release!

 

BTW this also works now Smiley Happy:

NX12 Contour Flange; Arc on Arc non-tangentialNX12 Contour Flange; Arc on Arc non-tangential

Huysmans Metalen n.v.
2x NX 11.0.2.7 Mach Designer
on Win7 64bit
NX Beta Tester with focus on Sheet Metal
Command Finder is your friend
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NX12 Contour Flange; Undocumented new possibilities

frank_nx 1st Gear
1st Gear

Until NX11 a contour flange did not allow non-tangential Line-arc connections:

NX11 Contour FlangeNX11 Contour Flange

Workaround; manually addition of a round-off in the corner:

NX11 Contour Flange workaroundNX11 Contour Flange workaround

 

NX12 does a better job: Smiley Very Happy

NX12 Contour Flange SketchNX12 Contour Flange SketchNX12 Contour Flange Non-TangentNX12 Contour Flange Non-Tangent

Still one little caveat: With a secondary Contour Flange:

NX12 Contour Flange CaveatNX12 Contour Flange CaveatGetting better every release!

 

BTW this also works now Smiley Happy:

NX12 Contour Flange; Arc on Arc non-tangentialNX12 Contour Flange; Arc on Arc non-tangential

Huysmans Metalen n.v.
2x NX 11.0.2.7 Mach Designer
on Win7 64bit
NX Beta Tester with focus on Sheet Metal
Command Finder is your friend
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