lab4 - vi) choose distance between or total distance for...

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Lab #4 1. Sweeping a. begin by creating a path to sweep along b. create a cross-section to sweep c. select the sweep icon (under extrude icon) d. select the path, then the cross-section i. if path is three-dimensional, select (right click, section options and turn off planar section) ii. then select cross-section (will have to turn planar section back on) 2. Lofting a. begin by creating one cross-section b. move the work plane to the next location of the next cross-section c. draw next cross-section d. repeat steps b. and c. until desired cross-sections are created e. select loft icon (under extrude icon) f. select cross-section in order to form section g. in options (can add or remove sections) 3. Patterns a. Rectangular i) make a part to pattern ii) select the rectangular pattern icon iii) select the part to pattern iv) select the patterning plane v) choose the amount in the x and y directions
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Unformatted text preview: vi) choose distance between or total distance for all vii) to preview, select off the one just changed b. Circular i) make a part to pattern ii) select the circular pattern icon iii) select the part to pattern, then the patterning plane iv) select the axis to pattern about v) choose the radius vi) select amount of pattern and distance Figure 1: Rectangular Patterning Figure 2: Circular Patterning: can reselect the center and radius point by selecting the square box 4. Scale and Reflect a. Scale: select part to scale, can scale around all axis or just one axis b. Reflect: select part to reflect and plane to reflect about, select to keep both, reflection 5. Appearance a. select part (double click) or surface (single click) to change and select the paint brush icon b. change color or text size or style...
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