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by Aaron A
Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:09 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design
Topic: Standard Component Sub-Component
Replies: 1
Views: 4208

Standard Component Sub-Component

Hi everyone, Simple Question big problem here. I want to make a Standard Component (a wearplate) that has screws as Sub-Components. But I also want the BOM in the 2D to show the code for the Screws. I have tried to get this to work but just cant seem to (uncluding typing in [<code>] in the screws Pa...
by Aaron A
Wed May 06, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: Creating parts library question
Replies: 6
Views: 15708

I know you have probably solved this problem but I would just like to post for future readers: You CAN add or remove features by parameters - go to shape/manage/deactivate operations and click on "one operation". now click on the operation you would like to control. next type in a variable that when...
by Aaron A
Mon Feb 16, 2009 4:29 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design
Topic: tapping holes with components
Replies: 2
Views: 4278

tapping holes with components

Hi Everyone, Here's my quandary: I have designed a library of components, and for the sake of saving time I would like to use preplaced screws in the components but there are a few downfalls when doing this and I was just wondering if anyone knew a good way to do it. I would like the screws to show ...
by Aaron A
Mon Jan 26, 2009 4:08 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design
Topic: View Rotate, Zoom, & Pan Shortcuts
Replies: 0
Views: 3573

View Rotate, Zoom, & Pan Shortcuts

I was wondering if there was some simple method of changing the shortcuts for Rotate View, Zoom, & Pan. Or if there were any icons for Rotate and Pan.
Current settings to rotate are CTRL+LMB and I would like to change that to MMB+LMB.

Aaron Aalbers
by Aaron A
Thu Dec 18, 2008 1:45 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design
Topic: [Solved] Standard Components as Sub-Assemblies
Replies: 1
Views: 3835

[Solved] Standard Components as Sub-Assemblies

I am trying to find a way in which to make standard components that comprise of a sub-assembly. That in itself is not difficult but I cannot seem to make the material lists show the several components that make up the one I just brought in (because its a sub-assembly). Is there a way to make the mat...
by Aaron A
Wed Dec 17, 2008 7:59 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Design
Topic: Creating Custom Components with Multiple Tooling
Replies: 0
Views: 2789

Creating Custom Components with Multiple Tooling

I tend to do a lot of work in creating custom components (a very useful tool) and I was just wondering when you have multiple tools (for subtracting and etc.) is it possible to automatically set tooling to activate or deactivate for different codes (as in with the .xls document) maybe with a true/fa...