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How to wrap a curve around a cylinder?

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Basil

Guest
Hi,
Can any one explain me how to wrap a curve around a cylinder to use as a reference guide to create a cut.
Thanks!!!
 

khalid

New member
wrap curve

hi
make a solid rod,then go to edit>wrap,define sketching plane,create the ref coordinate system,sketch a line at any angle to b wraped around the rod/cyl from the ref coord sys to the the point u intend to wrap around then sweep
the cut along the curve.hope it will help u.
 

khalid

New member
hi
make a rod/cyl,go edit>wrap,select sketching plane,creat ref coord sys,sketch
a line from ref coord sys at any angle to b wraped around the cyl to the extent
u intend to wrap,then sweep the cut along the wraped curve .hope it will help.
 

ProEmagic

New member
Hi,
Do it by using helical sweep. You have to define the axis of revolution, the style of cut and define the section.
Enjoy!
 

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