Re: Idea for a new functionality; Split Sheet Metal Body à la "Normal Cutout"
Thinking of an alternative solution;
What if the Normal Cutout feature would allow creation of multiple bodies?
We could then make a very narrow cutout; I tried this on a part and came to the conclusion that narrow in reality means e.g. for a 3mm sheet thickness the minimal gap width is somewher between 2mm and 2.5mm because of the angle the cutout has across bends.
When crossing bends under 90° the gap can be even 0.05mm:
OK, I cheated
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