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Geometrical Sets

halzimers

New member
I am working with data that has been translated from UG to iges.
In Catia, I get a geometrical set that appears joined. I do not
see the separate items in the tree.

My partners in crime want unfolded sheetmetal parts. Is there
a way I can get Catia to recognize the incoming data in sheetmetal?
 

MrCATIA

Super Moderator
Normally, IGES files convert into CATIA as surface geometry which has to be joined or healed together into a single envelope, and then converted into a Solid ClosedSurface element.

Once you have a solid, you might be able to convert that into a sheetmetal format and then unfold it into it's flat pattern.
 

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