11 Replies Latest reply on Jun 23, 2014 1:10 PM by Anthony Iorfino

    Suggestion: Geometric Tolerance placement struggle

    Michael Webster

      Take a look at the image below.  The top geometric tolerance can be properly placed where I want (sitting above the dimension leader line) without issue.

       

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      If I want to place another tolerance box BELOW the bottom leader line for the bottom of my part:

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      I must first enter some dummy data into the top line of the dialog, then put what I really want into the lower line (once it becomes un-greyed).  Then, finally, removing the dummy data from the top line.  I can then place this where I want it, so it sits below the edge I've attached it to.

       

      I'd like a simpler way to do this - a flip control, or grip (like we have for leader lines) that will allow you to invert it.

       

      This has bugged me since I started using SW - finally got unlazy and decided to comment on it.

       

      Is there a more proper place for suggestions/ideas?

       

      Thanks