Add Hole

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Add Hole

What is a Hole?

A Hole cuts the shape of a sketch-loop through a Profile / Extrusion (MD-Solid) that is in the model.

Note: To see the Hole through the Profile / Extrusion, enable Visibility toolbar > Show Solids in Mechanisms

Add Hole


STEP 1:Start the command Add Hole:


1.Click Add menu > Mechanism menu  > Solids menu > Add Hole


1.Click Solids toolbar > Add Hole

The Command-Manager starts.

There is one selection-box.



STEP 2:Select the two elements for the Command-Manager

1.Click a sketch-loopRed-14-1, all of which is inside the bounds of a ProfileRed-14-2

2.Click the ProfileRed-14-2 through which you want to cut the hole

The sketch-loop and the Profile are now in the selection-boxes in the Command-Manager



STEP 3:Complete the Command

1.Click OK-tiny-11-15 in the Command-Manager


Assembly-Tree: the Hole element is a child to the Profile element.

Graphic-Area: the Hole cuts through the Profile / Extrusion.


<<< image, in the Model-Editor, of the Hole that is cut through the MD-Solid.

See also: Sketch-Loop, Profile, Command-Manager


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