Translucent STEP files??

Experimenter
Experimenter

I have downloaded a file from GrabCAD in the form of STEP. Upon importing into Solid Edge, the part is translucent. How do I set this part to be opaque?

 

Cheers,

Nevin 

2 REPLIES

Re: Translucent STEP files??

Esteemed Contributor
Esteemed Contributor

Hi there Nevin,

 

This normally indicates that the imported geometry is not a fully enclosed solid....could you post a screen capture of what you see, including the pathfinder, as this will also reveal what is going on.

Sean Cresswell
Design Manager Streetscape Ltd
Solid Edge ST10 [MP2] Classic [x2 seats]
Windows 10 - Quadro P2000

Re: Translucent STEP files??

Esteemed Contributor
Esteemed Contributor

Also, if it's multibody only the active body will be completely opaque.

Bruce Shand
ST9 MP10 - Insight - Win10 - K4200