Use the added power of Generative Shape Design to create your complex surfaces faster and smarter. Learn to create the most efficient surface model possible. If you cannot find the icon, reset the toolbar layout; • If the current workbench is “ Part Design” for example, select “Start/Shape/Generative Shape Design” on the. 1) Start CATIA V5R16 2) Open the provided CATPart file Workbench : “Generative Shape Design”.. 3) Click “Porcupine Analysis” icon. 4) Measure the .

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To copy and paste the drawing into 3D space: But the test machines could probably accomodate the frequency that this task will be done i. We are happy with the results generativs we get from the V4 Develop function.

If I have time, I will take a closer look at it. June 6, And, may the Force be with you Skip to main content. Login Forgot Your Password? V4 uses a different methodology, but I can’t speak to it. Remember me on this computer. I have not tested it myself, but some of our clients have opted for this Workbench.

June 7, Although I do have to do a few extra steps to create a ply and the associative parameters that I don’t really need – except to be able to generattive my surface.


These will be a good reference Side view for us to build the 3D in the middle of the screen. I don’t happen to be working on composite parts, but I am willing to consider a novel approach of using this workbench to flatten surfaces without having to revert back to the legacy system.

Flattening Complex (UnRuled) Surfaces

Since this capability is new as of R17, I’m not sure how good it is yet. Flattening Complex UnRuled Surfaces. Red arrows on the two sections should be pointing to the same direction. The line will be orange and the compass will be green.

We should always follow the rule that one file contains one part. May 29, I plan to do a comparitive study of this, but I’m sure that some of you may have already explored some of this. However, we do happen to have the Composites WorkBench available and it has the ability to flatten unruled surfaces. Or from the help docs? Does anyone have any information or suggestions that they would like to share on this topic?

Hide all elements except Sketch. You can also see it in the way they display the flattening analysis window that shows compression and tension portions of the flattened surface.

Click here to sign up. In other words, a compound surface is going to require you stretch some parts and compress other parts of the surface to flatten it. We have a very small number of test machines that have R17 installed on them.


A combined curve Boundary. To create a swept surface: As you see, the back surface becomes smoother than before.

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It will return to its original stage Now, the upper skin has been completed. May 25, We treat them as the background images only.

To add a fillet between two surfaces: Help Center Find new research papers in: I used the tool to provide flat patterns from which a few mock-up parts were cut. Log In Sign Up.

To create a plane at that maximum point: You can see the workbench icon at the upper right-hand corner. Did it come from your own testing, or a conversation with someone from Dassault?

Now, we are going to create parting surfaces, transform the skin surface into a solid, and then split it sha;e separate components. If not, change either one.