How can a dangling reference plane be made absolute?
If within an assembly I edit part B in context, creating a reference plane in it which is coincident to a face of part C. However, after the required sketch and extrusion has been finished, I want to break the connection between the reference plane and the referenced face in part C so that C’s possible later moves would not cause part B to change.
Is it possible to make the newly created reference plane in B to become “independent” or “absolute”? When I tried to change the plane’s feature, I don’t find any option allowing this and what I could only do was to select some other reference, which suggests that I need to constrain the plane using entities/feature objects that are already available with part B. However, if this sometimes is difficult especially if the original reference face in part C is of non-orthogonal direction which has no substitute within part B.
Is there a solution?