Hopefully I can explain this as simple as possible.
I need to "Linear Pattern" some holes on a sheet metal part. This sheet metal part has many configurations all with differing length and width.
Is there a way to "Linear Pattern" Up to reference, but then add one more instance?
I need the pattern to go past the reference.
Now I know I can do it by changing to "Spacing and instances" but as the sheet metal part has many configurations, I would like it to update automatically when i choose a different configuration.
Also when i click the button circled below it adds one extra instance.
Example: config 1 the sheet is 300mm wide and the pattern goes 1 instance past reference edge.
now i choose config 2, its 600mm wide and the pattern now has twice as many instances and still goes 1 instance past reference edge.
BTW, i will use a formula generated from the hole drawing to nominate the correct spacing. (maybe i could use a formula to generate the Instances also)