Welcome to 3DCADForums

Join our CAD community forums where over 25,000 users interact to solve day to day problems and share ideas. We encourage you to visit, invite you to participate and look forward to your input and opinions. Acrobat 3D, AutoCAD, Catia, Inventor, IronCAD, Creo, Pro/ENGINEER, Solid Edge, SolidWorks, and others.

Register Log in

Surface Pattern Creation Problem..

geeege

New member
Recently i am facing a problem when i m trying to use circular pattern for a surface.
At the selection of the object to pattern i cant select the surface cause i receive the
feature definition error " select a part design element" as it depicted below.

Defin error.jpg

Moreover when im trying to reproduce the following tut,
http://catiadoc.free.fr/online/cfyug_C2/cfyugcircularpattern.htm
i cannot select any of the features (pattern etc).

unselectable.jpg

Does anyone know the solution for the issue..

Thanks
 

MrCATIA

Super Moderator
Change the workbench from Part Design to Generative Shape Design, and try the Circular Pattern command again.
 
Last edited:

Bouta

New member
Also try keeping solid operations in a body and geometrical features from GSD (like Fill) in a Geometrical Set. If you grow your model with keeping everything inside one Body you will have a hard time with moving around it.
 

Sponsor

Top