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Weldment profile with repeating feature along the profile

Question asked by Samuel Leith on Jan 31, 2013
Latest reply on Jan 31, 2013 by Scott McElroy

Hi there,

lately, I've been using a lot of DIN rails in my designs. See image attached.

 

I'm wondering what the easiest way to set this up would be. The first thing that came to mind was a weldment, but I'm not sure how it would be possible to create the repeating holes along the rail.

 

Ideally, I'd like to quickly be able to pull this in to a new model, select the length needed, and be done with it.

A second best alternative would probably be to save a part template with the profile skech and the repeated hole feature, and simply edit the length and save as part.

Configurations are probably out of the question - I can't set up configurations for all lengths needed.

 

What are your thoughts on this?

 

Thanks.

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