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Mate tool defaulting to tangent

Question asked by Kevin Casey on Mar 27, 2018
Latest reply on Mar 29, 2018 by Kevin Casey

I have two components with flat faces that I am trying to mate with Parallel. When I select them SW defaults to the tangent mate.


If I pre-select the Parallel button and select one of the faces I get "Select entity is not valid for current mate type".


Both of the components are imported STEP files.


Never had this problem before, I have performed this task dozens of times with similar components. I just upgraded to SW 2018.


Anyone know what is going on?