Marwin Zirkzee

Convert mid-tolerances to STEP without changing original part file

Discussion created by Marwin Zirkzee on Nov 19, 2020
Latest reply on Nov 19, 2020 by Wayne Matus



For our company we want a VBA/Macro code to minimalize the work for the CNC-programmers. 


What we want it to do:

Set mid-tolerances  and save this as a step.


 I already have combined some code. This code sets the tolerances to the middle and save this as a step.So far, so good.

The only problem is that is changes the orginal part file to mid-tolerances (We can choose to not save it, but I don't like that idea)

I only want the step file with the mid-tolerances and the part file with the normal tolerances. We want it this way, so that we don't mess with the mates in the assembly's and the CNC-programmers don't have to offset things. 

I think it must make some kind of copy.


Is this possible? and how? 


It's the firt time I work with VBA/macro (: