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SolidWorks BOM

Question asked by Jiral Parikh on May 11, 2009
Latest reply on May 18, 2009 by Jiral Parikh
Hello Everyone,

Is there any way SolidWorks BOM can have qty in decimal (like 2.5) without actually breaking the link with the assembly.

As far as I know, there is no way to do this in SW. We are still in SW 2007, so, I can be wrong here.

Let me give you an example. We buy roll of sheet which comes in the size of 20m. We only use 2.5m for a particular assembly. We have a custom add-in that automatically writes BOM from SW to our MRP system. So, to get the correct MRP, I have to get the 2.5 as QTY in SW.

Does anyone has smarter idea for this kind of situations?

Thank you,

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