Use the added power of Generative Shape Design to create your complex surfaces faster and smarter. Learn to create the most efficient surface model possible. If you cannot find the icon, reset the toolbar layout; • If the current workbench is “ Part Design” for example, select “Start/Shape/Generative Shape Design” on the. 1) Start CATIA V5R16 2) Open the provided CATPart file Workbench : “Generative Shape Design”.. 3) Click “Porcupine Analysis” icon. 4) Measure the .

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To copy and paste the drawing into 3D space: We should always follow the rule that one file contains one part. Hide all elements except Sketch. June 6, Log In Sign Up. I used the tool to provide flat patterns from which a few mock-up parts were cut.


I plan to do a comparitive study of this, but I’m sure that some of you may have already explored some of this. Now we are going to assemble the parts into a product with other components, e. Now, we are going to create parting surfaces, transform the skin surface into a solid, and then split it into separate components.

Or from the help docs? To create a plane genfrative that maximum point: To add a fillet between two surfaces: I’m sure that this information would be useful to a fairly broad audience of people.

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These will be a good reference Side view for us to build the 3D in the middle of the screen. We treat them as the background images only. Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. Does anyone have any information or suggestions that they would like to share on this topic? As you see, the back surface becomes smoother than before. To create a swept surface: If we make any change on Paste with link it, the linked parts will be updated automatically.

I have not tested it myself, but some of our clients have opted for this Workbench. Flattening Complex UnRuled Surfaces. I’ll give the R17 unruled unfold a big thumbs up. The Unfold function will only flatten ruled surfaces in R Login Forgot Your Password?

But the test machines could probably accomodate the frequency that this task will be done i. Although I do have to do a few extra steps to create a ply and the associative parameters that I don’t really need – except to be able to flatten my surface.

In other words, a compound surface is going to require you stretch some parts and compress other parts of the surface to flatten it.

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Flattening Complex (UnRuled) Surfaces

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And, may the Force be with you Shapw can also see it in the way they display the flattening analysis window that shows compression and tension portions of the vr516 surface.


V4 uses a different methodology, but I can’t speak to it. Remember me on this computer. I don’t happen to be working on composite parts, but I am willing to consider a novel approach of using this workbench to flatten surfaces without having to revert back gemerative the legacy system. If I have time, I will take a closer look at it. Did it come from your own testing, or a conversation with someone from Dassault? Also, we will not be deploying R17 companywide for another year or two.

Although it is not a must and does not affect the final result, keeping the tree in a correct order can help us modify the model more easily in future.

Since this capability is new as of R17, Gfnerative not sure how good it is yet. It will return to its original stage Now, the upper skin has been completed. We are happy with the results that we get from the V4 Develop function. Help Center Find new research papers in: It is underlined, and so all the coming elements will be stored under this set. May 29, Red arrows on the two sections should be pointing to the same direction. We have a very small number of test machines that have R17 installed on them.

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