John Manly

Mate needs to change direction in different configs

Discussion created by John Manly on Feb 20, 2009
Latest reply on Mar 5, 2009 by Roy Potter
Hi all:

I have an assembly with two configurations. Two components are mated with a distance mate. The distance and direction of the mate must change bewteen the two configurations. I know how to set the distance value to be different in each configuration, but can't figure out how to switch the direction.

Right now, I work around it by using two different mates, with only one resolved per configuration. What am I missing?

Thanks in advance,