Paulius Vidziunas

Flat pattern of helix rod

Discussion created by Paulius Vidziunas on Jul 7, 2020
Latest reply on Jul 8, 2020 by Dan Pihlaja

Hello guys,


Tryed to search it, but didn't find.


Well we are using a lot of sheet metal for augers and I never had problems with their flat pattern.


But now we decided to test a auger made from rod, and I can't make flat patter for this. I attach the part.


I saw a lot of exampes to sketches merged with lofted bend, but this here doesnt work, because its a rod.


If someone could help me, would be cool....


Tomorrow i will try to use something like this with convert sheet metal: