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by michelle
Fri Mar 23, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Edit project properties
Replies: 2
Views: 681

Re: Edit project properties

Thanks Julian :)
by michelle
Tue Mar 20, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Fixing defects/invalidities after healing?
Replies: 0
Views: 377

Fixing defects/invalidities after healing?

Hello. I ran healing after importing quite a complex .step file. I ended up with the below 3 invalidities as shown in the first screenshot below. I right clicked "Invalidity 3" and select "clean". That fixed it and now I am left with 2 invalidities. The second screenshot shows these in more detail (...
by michelle
Mon Mar 19, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Edit project properties
Replies: 2
Views: 681

Edit project properties

Hello, Considering the complexities of TS I know these are two very stupid questions but for the life of me I cannot seem to figure out project properties. Yes I know, it should be straightforward. It doesn't seem so to me though. Q1. How do I edit the Customer property? If I open the project itself...
by michelle
Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Anyone know Denis Servais? (and his coffee table)
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Anyone know Denis Servais? (and his coffee table)

Hi there, I am trying to get in touch with Denis Servais regarding his absolutely stunning coffee table made with TopSolid. The coffee table was showcased on the TopSolid YouTube channel in early March: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAN8_oQk4fU Does anyone perhaps know him or have his contact deta...
by michelle
Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Projects Templates verse Document Template
Replies: 5
Views: 1118

Re: Projects Templates verse Document Template

Hi Bill, absolute last question - Use your project template to format what you want all projects to look like. Could you give a few examples of what you yourself set when it comes to this? The only "format settings" which come to mind are various Options like colours etc. but as you have already men...
by michelle
Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Projects Templates verse Document Template
Replies: 5
Views: 1118

Re: Projects Templates verse Document Template

Hi Billetgrip, Thank-you very much for taking the time to write such a useful reply to my questions. I just made a minor typing error in Q2, I'm going to re-write it below. I think I will be able to guess what your (new) answer would be reading your other remarks, nevertheless if you would not mind ...
by michelle
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:04 am
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: Projects Templates verse Document Template
Replies: 5
Views: 1118

Projects Templates verse Document Template

Hi there, I have 7.11.300.173 installed and it is slightly out of sink with the CAD documentation in section "Overview of PDM commands - 8. Templates". I have tried my best to understand the documentation but I remain thoroughly confused. Does anyone perhaps know a tutorial (somewhere) which illustr...
by michelle
Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: TopSolid'Cam 7
Topic: Posslbe to dig inside "TopSolid Machinig Tools" library?
Replies: 3
Views: 1164

Re: Posslbe to dig inside "TopSolid Machinig Tools" library?

Ahh yes! Thanks Andi, that is exactly what I am looking for!! Also - thanks Bill for your helpful tip on look at the parameters.

Thank-you!
by michelle
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:18 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Cam 7
Topic: Posslbe to dig inside "TopSolid Machinig Tools" library?
Replies: 3
Views: 1164

Posslbe to dig inside "TopSolid Machinig Tools" library?

Hi there, I want to see how certain tools were defined in the pre-installed "TopSolid Machining Library". At the moment if I open a part in this library and then go to the "Machining compoent Wizard" to see how the tool has been defined I get the below error message (read only). Is it somehow possib...
by michelle
Wed Oct 25, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: TopSolid'Cam 7
Topic: Using TopSolid with Machining Cloud
Replies: 4
Views: 1278

Re: Using TopSolid with Machining Cloud

Hello, I wrote to both Machining Cloud and an advanced TopSolid user who I also asked. I'll post their answers below in case it is of interest to anyone else. I've shortened both a bit replies a little. Thanks John - please do email me which ever documents you have on Tooling. The only ones I have a...
by michelle
Tue Oct 24, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: TopSolid'Cam 7
Topic: Using TopSolid with Machining Cloud
Replies: 4
Views: 1278

Re: Using TopSolid with Machining Cloud

[deleting this post as it is redundant in light of reply from Machining Cloud below]
by michelle
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Cam 7
Topic: Using TopSolid with Machining Cloud
Replies: 4
Views: 1278

Using TopSolid with Machining Cloud

Hi there, I've just stumbled across www.machiningcloud.com and was quite surprised to see that in fact TopSolid is a partner of Machining Cloud. I don't really know enough about Machining Cloud yet but I have watched this introductory video https://youtu.be/-Fa6uX8NIZ0 Q1) Could anyone shed some lig...
by michelle
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: How to remove groves from surface?
Replies: 4
Views: 1140

Re: How to remove groves from surface?

Perfect, thanks Remi - that's it! I just had to remove the faces in the right order. Thank-you!
by michelle
Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:16 am
Forum: TopSolid'Design 7
Topic: How to remove groves from surface?
Replies: 4
Views: 1140

How to remove groves from surface?

Hello, I would like to remove these grooves from my toolholder model (imported) in order to simplify it. Usually I use a function Surfaces>Removing>(type=faces, Healtype=Cap) but here it does not work. Could anyone please suggest how to remove these grooves such that the constant diameter cylinder i...