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Weldment Custom Properties

Question asked by John Wayman on Feb 15, 2018
Latest reply on Feb 16, 2018 by John Wayman

One of my colleagues has asked whether we could create a Custom Property to specify the minimum Yield Strength of a weldment.

Thus, for example, if the weldment is made from S355 steel, the minimum acceptable Yield Strength may be 300MN/sqm, even though the spec is a nominal 355MN/sqm.


I was playing with configurable weldment profiles, and I created 2 versions of one of the ISO configurable profiles, one in S235 and the other in S355. Sure enough, when I use either of those configurable weldments, the material comes into the party and can be shown in the drawing. I created a Custom Property in the same ISO configurable profiles - 'minimum yield strength' - but I could find no way of using this property in the weldment bodies made using these profiles.


I think I probably know the answer, but is there a way to use other Custom Properties from weldment profiles in weldment parts?



SW2017, sp5

Windows 10Pro