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Dividing Objects by a Plane

Note: Datum planes are created using the Datum > Plane function.

The part shown below consists of three individual solid objects. A diagonal plane was created.pk1

Required Step 1

Pick one or more objects (open or closed) to be divided. In this case, all three objects are selected. Press exit when all objects are selected.pk2

Required Step 2

Set the Divide > By Object parameters as required and pick the dividing entity, in this case the plane. Only one plane can be selected.pk3

Press OK  or Apply  in the Feature Guide to complete the function.

The results are six separate objects. In Side view, you can see how the plane divided the part.

pk4 pk5

When completed, the Divide appears in the Feature Tree as follows:pk6

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