This Step adds the Stationary 2D-Cam that controls the movement of the Bottle Platform.

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STEP 1: Start the Part-Editor with the Part used for Bottle sketch.

The image to the left shows the Bottle sketch open in the Part-Editor.

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STEP 2: Add a Circle.
STEP 3: Dimension its size and position.

Step 3 is Complete

STEP 4: Close the Part-Editor

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STEP 5: Click Add Profile in the Solids Toolbar or Solids menu
STEP 6: Click the Circle.
STEP 7: Click OK in the Command-Manager

Step 7 is complete

The image shows the Bottle in the Mechanism-Editor and the Profile – in Pink – added to the Circle.

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STEP 8: Click Add 2D-Cam in the Mechanism Local Toolbar.
STEP 9: Click the Base-Part.
STEP 10: Click the Profile added to the Circle.
STEP 11: Click OK in the Command-Manager

Step 11 is Complete

MechDesigner adds the 2D-Cam on the Base-Part.

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