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Issues creating part in Sheet metal

Question asked by Ryan Delacourt on Jul 13, 2020
Latest reply on Jul 14, 2020 by Ryan Delacourt

Hi guys, 


I've created a diffuser using surface modelling but I need to convert this to sheet metal and be able to flatten out all of the panels to which I can then add hole callouts to. I want to be able to then re-form each part as it is shown in the image below. 


Focussing on the single large purple section you will see that there is a planar section toward the front and two swept surfaces coming away. I have created both of these swept extrusions using the 'spline ' feature within the sketch. However

reading online it is clear that you cannot create sheet metal components from this method.


Can someone offer some advice as to what I could possibly do to solve this.


Thank you