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Flat pattern is short

Question asked by Mertek Engineer on Jun 5, 2017
Latest reply on Jun 5, 2017 by Mertek Engineer

I have been using sheet metal for years without any problems. I just had some parts made, and it came up short. It is supposed to be a 3x3 angle. When I flatten it the width is around 5.65. Well obviously that is not correct. I didn't realize this until it was too late. I have attached a sample part. I have looked over the K-Factor, and it appears to be correct for the calculations I did.

 

Any help is appreciated.

 

SW 2016 SP5

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