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Problem with creating new face on existing body


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Hi everyone,

I have the following problem: I am trying to cut a body (made from an extruded sketch), so that the cut creates faces (of which the normal will be perpendicular to the direction of the cut, of course). I have tried for several days, but I am miserably stuck on that one. If anyone knows how to tackle this, I would be very very grateful!

The red line on the screenshot illustrates what I want to do; the reason is that I want to have two extra faces at that location (belonging to the same body of course). I need this due to a requirement of a FEM software for electromagnetics that needs to assign faces to indicate the direction of current flow...

Kind Regards,

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it you extrude skjetch and include the cut area or simple create a rectangle on the face (new sketch) and do the cut extrude.