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Link assembly qty to part properties

Question asked by Mark Greenwell on Jul 13, 2016
Latest reply on Nov 1, 2016 by Antonio Cavka

Hi,

 

How would I be able to this.

 

If I created a part in an assembly, and then say copied this part 4 times there would be a total of 5 items the same.

 

So now when I open the original part up and go to crate a part drawing I need the qty required to show as 5.

 

On my drawing all of the info is filled in from custom properties taken from the part file.

 

Most of it I can get to fill in automatically, but I cannot figure out how to have the qty in a part file be populated by the qty in an assembly file.

 

Below is a csreen shot of what I need to fill in, in a part file the qty (42 in this case) needs to taken from the assembly, at the moment I am manually filling in

 

 

Thanks

 

Mark (SolidWorks 2016 sp3)

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