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Include k-factor on drawing

Question asked by Chad Huleatt on Jun 18, 2017
Latest reply on Jun 20, 2017 by Bernie Daraz

I'm trying to create a custom property for bend allowance and k factor. I am specifying k-factor using a gauge table.


Bend allowance is automatically created as a  property of the solid body in the cut list folder, but I haven't been able to get that into an equation or the custom properties of the part.


Thickness is one of the options on the drop down list for custom properties, and I can get radius by using an equation to create a global variable, and then make a custom property of the global variable.


I can calculate k factor from bend allowance, thickness, angle and radius, so all i need to do is grab the bend allowance...


Maybe Bernie Daraz or another sheet metal pro has some tips?


Thanks a lot!