How can I prevent the automatic creation of a flat pattern from a sheet metal part? I do not want this configuration as a rule.
Only possibly, as an exception.
Sorry you can't do that. If you create a drawing, then Flat pattern is added by default.
Don't use Sheet Metal Features
The fact that is there does not mean it needs to be used anywhere.
I just tried a sample and the flat pattern was not shown as a configuration - just as a feature at the end of the tree. This can be renamed also.
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