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by Todd
Thu Aug 18, 2016 2:07 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Draft icon
Replies: 5
Views: 2700

Re: Draft icon

the TopSolid application will have to be browsed too because it doe not install in windows program folders below is the default location if you did not change it

C:\Missler\V617\bin
by Todd
Wed Aug 10, 2016 9:18 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Grain symbol
Replies: 7
Views: 3067

Re: Grain symbol

yes create your own is what it wants you to browse to the one you created
by Todd
Wed Aug 10, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Grain symbol
Replies: 7
Views: 3067

Re: Grain symbol

You can do multiple things.
1.) change the grain symbol line type in your multi-draft template
2.) make your own grain symbol to use
by Todd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: bending a pattern?
Replies: 5
Views: 2808

Re: bending a pattern?

you will have to convert it to sheet metal if you want to flatten it out
by Todd
Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: bending a pattern?
Replies: 5
Views: 2808

Re: bending a pattern?

Trimmed it by the face of a surface
by Todd
Thu Aug 04, 2016 1:31 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Rename Alternative Set
Replies: 2
Views: 1716

Re: Rename Alternative Set

select edit from the menu, then select name function and type the name of the set you wish to edit
by Todd
Wed Aug 03, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Bill of materials and Excel export
Replies: 2
Views: 1908

Re: Bill of materials and Excel export

check your bom template your use to export is use the correct field: INDEX 3D. because the index in the draft is different
by Todd
Mon Aug 01, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: bending a pattern?
Replies: 5
Views: 2808

Re: bending a pattern?

I would do the opposite I would make that part and repeat it around the top and bottom rings for the pattern and do a straight line trim at the bottom and top. the red dots are key point ideas
(see attached image)
by Todd
Wed Jul 27, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: update drivers in sub-assembly?
Replies: 4
Views: 2684

Re: update drivers in sub-assembly?

select file from the menu, then browse down to the regenerate button. and that will manual recalculate the model file .top and all of its ref files
by Todd
Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:52 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: update drivers in sub-assembly?
Replies: 4
Views: 2684

Re: update drivers in sub-assembly?

Right click on the sub-assembly/component in the tree manager and in the drop down list there should be an update component drivers selections.if that does not work regenerate your model and repeat
by Todd
Tue Jul 26, 2016 2:02 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: No valid constraint set by dimensions?
Replies: 3
Views: 2341

Re: No valid constraint set by dimensions?

all I did was delete your rpos dimension/constraints and re-attach it to the back panel as it did not match the other 3 constraints attachment edge. and that fixed it
by Todd
Wed Jul 06, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Hatching pattern
Replies: 2
Views: 2276

Re: Hatching pattern

When using standard patterns to edit or change there scale, rotation, spacing use the tab Pattern editor
by Todd
Thu Jun 09, 2016 9:58 pm
Forum: TopSolid'WoodCam
Topic: "Dog-Bone"
Replies: 2
Views: 8446

Re: "Dog-Bone"

If you model it in design it will automatically calibrate the shape you draw. but if you want to manually do this in cam you can draw a curve in cam and use that as the tool path instead of your model. I am assuming you are machine a 3-D part and not a 2-D curve. just remember that changes in cam do...
by Todd
Tue May 31, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Adjust Camera/Perspective view
Replies: 6
Views: 3563

Re: Adjust Camera/Perspective view

Ok so do you know how to use visit mode. you can walk through your design like a video game with the arrow keys
by Todd
Fri May 27, 2016 1:25 pm
Forum: TopSolid'Wood
Topic: Adjust Camera/Perspective view
Replies: 6
Views: 3563

Re: Adjust Camera/Perspective view

are you trying to get a different angle for a draft? if so I only know of manually rotating the view and use a custom view from the model