How to make distance between holes equal?

Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor

Hi,

 

I have 4 holes in a sheet metal place and would like the distance between the holes to be equal. How is that possible?

 

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Re: How to make distance between holes equal?

Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor

Hole Pattern as you can do fill so will be equal or Locked Dimensions and Formula for the holes

 

 

ST8 MP11 / ST9 MP02

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Phenom
Phenom

Hi,



I would use a pattern here.

Think this is the easiest method to bring equal distance bewteen those 4 holes, isn't it?

 

 



regards
Wolfgang

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Phenom
Phenom

I draw 3 lines between the points and make the lines "equal". (= sign)

This is in ordered.

 

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Esteemed Contributor
Esteemed Contributor

In either mode, if you don't want to use a pattern, you can use @ChrisMorgan's 2nd solution of dimensions with formulas. I would just make two of the dimensions equal to one of them or make each dimension equal to 1/3 the overall.

Bruce Shand
ST9 MP10 - Insight - Win10 - K4200

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Legend
Legend

I use joris' method alot or else I make a pattern in a sketch first and then pin the hole to that sketch. Then pattern the hole from the sketch.

 

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