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Through Bolt Connections in Simulator

Question asked by William Turk on Apr 23, 2012
Latest reply on May 24, 2013 by Jared Conway

Below is the scenario I want to simulate:

 

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I'd like to replace the screw and nut with a single bolt connection, but it won't allow this as they both touch the same body.  I know I can cheat this somewhat by creating two connections that bolt the channel to the inside of the tube, but I was wondering if there was a better way.  This has to be a fairly common scenario.

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