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Solid Edge BOM structuring

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Hey all,

 

"Quick question" on BOM structures in Solid Edge. Coming from Inventor, there was the ability to mark assemblies as "Phantom" - meaning that if you placed the phantom assembly into another assembly, the BOM print out of the parent assembly would appear flat, but the sub-assembly could still be opened and edited independently.

 

For example if you had an assembly with 3 sub-assemblies, one marked phantom (composed of say 4 sub-components), and some number of sub-components, the BOM would come out looking roughly like:

 

Furthermore, would the parts list on a JT file reflect this?

 

Parent Assm

 - Sub-Assm 1

 - Sub-Assm 2

 - Component 1

 - Component 2

 - Component 3 (Phantom Sub-Assm)

 - Component 4 (Phantom Sub-Assm)

 - Component 5 (Phantom Sub-Assm)

 - Component 6 (Phantom Sub-Assm)

 - Component 7

 - Component 8

 

The relevant help page from AutoDesk: https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/inventor-products/learn-explore/caas/CloudHelp/cloudhelp/2014...

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