Rourke Sekelsky

How do you mate parts/assemblies to 2D sketches?

Discussion created by Rourke Sekelsky on Feb 25, 2020
Latest reply on Feb 26, 2020 by Rebecca Bennett

This seems like it should be simple enough, but I can't figure out how to mate a subassembly to a 2D sketch. I'm trying to use the center profile mate between a circular face and rectangular sketch - the rectangular face I'd naturally use has a notch in it, so it's not valid for the center profile mate. When I try to mate the sketch with any other part it shows up in the "mate entities" box, but the mate process acts as if it's not there, i.e. I can have "SketchX", "CircularFace", and "RandomFaceX" in the box and it'll mate "CircularFace" and "RandomFaceX" just fine while ignoring the sketch. Am I missing something?