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Helical Cutout

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My helical cutout is greyed out.  I don't know hot to get it active?

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Re: Helical Cutout

Gears Esteemed Contributor Gears Esteemed Contributor
Gears Esteemed Contributor

Hi there @JordanMcB,

 

Just checking......that you have a protrusion already inplace, in order to make the "Helical Cutout" from a body volume.....?

 

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Sean Cresswell
Design Manager Streetscape Ltd
Solid Edge 2019 [MP2] Classic [x3 Seats - Cloud Enabled]
Windows 10 - Quadro P2000

Re: Helical Cutout

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yes a protrusion is in place.

Re: Helical Cutout

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I also have a sketch an axes for the cutout already created

Re: Helical Cutout

Gears Esteemed Contributor Gears Esteemed Contributor
Gears Esteemed Contributor

@JordanMcB,

 

What version of Solid Edge are you using? [ST8, ST9] ...and also, what level is it?? [Design & Draft, Foundation, Student Edition, Classic, Premium]

Sean Cresswell
Design Manager Streetscape Ltd
Solid Edge 2019 [MP2] Classic [x3 Seats - Cloud Enabled]
Windows 10 - Quadro P2000

Re: Helical Cutout

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ST9 "Design and Drafting"

Re: Helical Cutout

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So i guess it is a licensing issue. Nuts have to shell out more cash for the higher version.

Re: Helical Cutout

Gears Esteemed Contributor Gears Esteemed Contributor
Gears Esteemed Contributor

@JordanMcB wrote:
ST9 "Design and Drafting"

Ahh.....I suspect THAT is your issue. "D&D" only provides for "Basic" part design, assembly and motion functions. [I couldn't find more detailed information, on exactly which functions are excluded]

 

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Sean Cresswell
Design Manager Streetscape Ltd
Solid Edge 2019 [MP2] Classic [x3 Seats - Cloud Enabled]
Windows 10 - Quadro P2000

Re: Helical Cutout

Gears Esteemed Contributor Gears Esteemed Contributor
Gears Esteemed Contributor

Yeah, a difficult situation.......I wonder, are you able to open the attached part file?, and edit it in any way??

Sean Cresswell
Design Manager Streetscape Ltd
Solid Edge 2019 [MP2] Classic [x3 Seats - Cloud Enabled]
Windows 10 - Quadro P2000

Re: Helical Cutout

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Yes. It looks like I can. Thanks. I bought the Fundamentals license.