Rotary component Axis

Experimenter
Experimenter

Hello,

 

I got stucked at the basic issue i hope. I would like to create an axis of a rotary component (or make it visible) in drawing. Screens atteched. Thank you for replies. M.

 

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Honored Contributor
Honored Contributor

Hi @Majky11

 

 

is this a piping or frame component, or a "simple" part with a sweeping feature?

 

If it is an assembly with pipe or frame then you can turn in the center lines as option in the view properties.

 

If it is a single part YOu can retrieve center lines with the "Automnatic Centerlines" function

 

Se picture:

 

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Left is a single part and and the right hand You see an assembly with a frame



regards
Wolfgang

Re: Rotary component Axis

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Siemens Genius

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Re: Rotary component Axis

Experimenter
Experimenter

Thanks from help from both of you. I realised, that the problem is with something else. I am not able to choose lines of the part during the axis making....

Re: Rotary component Axis

Honored Contributor
Honored Contributor

Hi @Majky11

 

 

OK, I have an assumption.

 

Suppose You have a single part where You used a sweep command to extrude the "pipe"

Further I suppose that You have set the sweeping options to "Fully Merge"

 

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This will create b-spline surfaces rather than cylinders and torii.

And for them no center lines could be created automatically in draft.

 

Change this option to "No merge" and You will succed successfully

 



regards
Wolfgang

Re: Rotary component Axis

Experimenter
Experimenter

Thank you guys,

 

both of you told me very useful informations. M.