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Drafting a Face in catia

This task shows you how to draft a face.
  1. Click Draft Angle dr.
    The Draft Definition dialog box appears. The application displays the default pulling direction on the part.
  2. Select the face as shown by the arrow as the face to be drafted.
    The application detects all the faces to be drafted. The selected face is now in dark red whereas the other faces are in a lighter red.

  3. Click the Selection field of the Neutral Element frame and select the upper face.
    The neutral element is now displayed in blue and the neutral curve is in pink.
  4. Enter 9 degrees in the Angle field.
    dr3 dr4
  5. Click OK. The part is drafted:
    dr5 dr6
For more about drafts, refer to Creating Basic Drafts, and Creating Drafts with Parting Elements

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