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Mirror sketch geometry

To begin, use commands on the Sketch tab to create the geometry to mirror. On the ribbon, click Sketch tab  Pattern panel  Mirror . In the Mirror dialog box, click Select. In the graphics area, select the geometry to mirror. In the dialog box, click Mirror Line. Select the mirror line. In the dialog …

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Stretch sketch geometry

Stretch selected geometry. Constraints associated with the selected geometry affect the stretch operation. Click Sketch tab  Modify panel  Stretch . The Stretch dialog box opens with the Select command enabled. In the graphics window, select the geometry, or select groups of geometry with the selection window. Right-click, and choose Continue to close the Select …

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Add or edit geometry-aligned text in sketch

Add or edit geometry-aligned text in a sketch You can add or edit geometry-aligned text in an active part or drawing sketch, or in a drawing resource such as a title block format, custom border, or sketched symbol. Use the Sketch tab  Create Panel  Geometry Text command. Add geometry-aligned text to sketch Create a …

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Project geometry to 3D sketch

Project geometry from the active 2D sketch onto selected faces, and create a 3D sketch that contains the projected geometry. On the ribbon 3D Model tab  Sketch panel, click Create 2D Sketch. Then click a face or work plane to set the sketch plane. On the ribbon Sketch tab  Create Panel, click Project to 3D Sketch . …

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Project cut edges

Project model edges onto the active sketch plane from a component cut by a section plane in a sketch. Occurs only when the edges would intersect the sketch plane. Open a part with one or more components, and click Create 2D Sketch. In the 2D sketch environment, specify a work …

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Rectangular Pattern dialog box

Creates rectangular patterns of sketch geometry. Access Ribbon: Sketch tab  Pattern panel  Rectangular  Geometry Specifies the geometry for the pattern. Direction 1 and Direction 2 Direction Selects the sketch geometry that defines the direction..Flip Direction Flips the direction of the pattern. Count Specifies the number of elements in the first direction, and the second direction of …

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Suppress sketch pattern or element in pattern

In the browser, select the sketch, right-click, and then select Edit Sketch. Select the sketch pattern geometry to suppress. Right-click, and then select an option. The selected geometry determines the options. Nonpattern geometry: Click Delete to remove the selected geometry. Pattern geometry: Delete Pattern Remove the entire pattern. Suppress Suppress selected pattern …

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Sketch pattern autodesk inventor

Patterned geometry is fully constrained. These constraints are maintained as a group. If you remove the pattern constraint, all constraints to the pattern geometry are deleted. If you remove the associative relationship among pattern elements, the geometry is no longer a pattern, but individual geometric elements that you can edit …

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