About the Part-Editor

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About the Part-Editor

2r Part-Editor

See: Why edit a Part?

After you add a Part you can use the Part-Editor to

edit the length of a Part

add to it sketch-elements

add dimensions and constraints to, or between, the sketch-elements

You can edit one Part at a time. To edit a different Part, close the Part-Editor to return to the Mechanism-Editor. Select a different Part and start the Part-Editor again to edit the different Part.

Video: Five methods to start the Part-Editor, and one method to close the Part-Editor


5-Methods to Start-the-Part-Editor

Part-Editor workspace

Part-Editor: Example

Part-Editor: Example

Graphic-Area : shows sketch-elements, dimensions, Part-Axes.

Contextual Toolbars : are to the left and right of the graphic-area.

Name-tabs : are above the graphic-area. The name of tab is the name of the Mechanism-Editor to which the Part is a child.

Menus and Toolbars:

Geometry menu and toolbar to add sketch-elements.

Constraints menu and toolbar to add constraints to, or between, sketch-elements.