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by Larry M.
Wed Jul 18, 2007 4:42 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: [Solved] DME CKPTIC-1 Thermocouple Connector
Replies: 13
Views: 13125

In top of that those type of compo should be made as pin and bushing that is mean. We should be able to put as EX: taper lock 1.50 dia with different lentgh for male and female and also it should be assign as pin and bushing (individual, decicide the side I want to put-it A or B side) and when I in...
by Larry M.
Wed Jul 18, 2007 4:22 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: [Solved] How are you figuring Shrink?
Replies: 3
Views: 4963

It just expands by the number you put in for shrink. That's why we have to use a 1.006 instead of .006.
by Larry M.
Wed Jul 18, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Nice to have this forum back up and running
Replies: 4
Views: 5435

We need to make sure we keep using it. I usually check it ever day.
by Larry M.
Wed Jul 18, 2007 3:21 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: [Solved] DME CKPTIC-1 Thermocouple Connector
Replies: 13
Views: 13125

I'll check that out. Thanks.
by Larry M.
Wed Jul 18, 2007 12:35 am
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: [Solved] How are you figuring Shrink?
Replies: 3
Views: 4963

[Solved] How are you figuring Shrink?

How are you figuring Shrink? All of us in the mold / mould industry are use to shrink rates. Shrink rate is the amount a material will shrink from its molten / liquid form to its solid form per unit (any unit). Hence when we build a mold we have to "expand" the part in the mold to compensate for thi...
by Larry M.
Tue Jul 17, 2007 9:02 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: [Solved] DME CKPTIC-1 Thermocouple Connector
Replies: 13
Views: 13125

Re: Standard compo not available

Thanks Larry I think you got an excellent idea to share your work for some standard compo (DME HASCO etc) TopSolid Mold could not supplied in the librairy all the compo from the manufacturer but some is use so often and so practical to see if it pass or interfer or not. I do the same think with DME...
by Larry M.
Sat Jun 30, 2007 4:22 am
Forum: Suggestions and Enhancements
Topic: Point dimensioning in paper space
Replies: 0
Views: 2863

Point dimensioning in paper space

When dimensioning in paper space, if you select point and select a circle it will snap to the center of the circle automatically, but if you select an arc it will not. So you have to go use snap point center every time. I design molds and get quite a few keyed ejector pins that never display as a fu...
by Larry M.
Sun Apr 22, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: [Solved] DME CKPTIC-1 Thermocouple Connector
Replies: 13
Views: 13125

[Solved] DME CKPTIC-1 Thermocouple Connector

Hey, guys. I've had to use this component on several tools and never could find it to download. And I've gotten tired of just showing the pocket work. So I finally built one. There are no dimensions for this thing in the DME catalog except for the pocket and hole locations, so it's all best guess, b...
by Larry M.
Sun Apr 22, 2007 3:46 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Electrode
Topic: Hirschmann 3D parts
Replies: 1
Views: 10227

Not I. Sorry.
by Larry M.
Thu Apr 12, 2007 3:31 am
Forum: TopSolid'Mold
Topic: TopSolid'Mold User
Replies: 10
Views: 11231

Use it from A-Z. Been using it for 2 years.
by Larry M.
Thu Apr 12, 2007 3:27 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Richard Lalonde Mold Design Manager
Replies: 2
Views: 4800

I Agree.
by Larry M.
Thu Apr 12, 2007 3:10 am
Forum: Suggestions and Enhancements
Topic: Tutorials and Training
Replies: 6
Views: 8345

Videos are a very handy tool.