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Rectangular Sweep around a Non Conical Loft

Question asked by Lars Hansen on Sep 24, 2014
Latest reply on Sep 25, 2014 by Jamil Snead

Hello! I just started using the forum today. So thank you in advance to all that help me out on this problem.
I am simulating a metal wrap that winds around a non conical ax haft. I used a 3D Sketch Helix to create the path. I'm close but the rectangle profile is twisting and warping. I need it to lay on top of the loft surface as done in real life. I am unsure how to use the guide curves in this situation and unsure what to do at this point. Any help would be appreciated. Below are sequential images that show my progress. Combined1 small.jpg