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Control sweep along surface

Question asked by Vincent Hey on Nov 28, 2019
Latest reply on Dec 3, 2019 by Vincent Hey



I need help ton control a sweep feature,:

I have a mold with not regular (complex) 3D geometry. On the edge I need to add an overthickness following the mold surface. I created a 3dsketch for the path. When the sweep geometry turn around the mold edge it rotates and I loose the sweep feature orientatio(i need the overthickness to be very regular).


1. I cannot control rotation because it is not a "regular trajectory".

2. It is difficult to create a guide curve since nothing isd flat or regular.


Do i use the wrong technique? how would you proceed.

Thank you


fig.1 the mold edge where the sweep rotate

fig.2 cross section at begining


fig. 3 cross section at the end