Add connected fabrication margin - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Structural Manufacturing

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Intergraph Smart 3D
PPMCategory_custom
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Version_S3D
11.x(2016)
  1. Click Connection Margin .

  2. Select the bounding plate system or part based on the filter criteria that you have defined using the Connected Part Filter box.

    • You can select the plate parts in the model, or from the Workspace Explorer.

    • The software highlights the connected parts on one side of the bounding object. Click the Direction toggle to select the connected parts on the other side of the bounding object.

  3. Click Fabrication Margin Settings .

    The Margin Properties dialog box displays.

  4. Set the margin settings to meet your needs. For more information, see Margin Properties Dialog Box (Connect Fabrication Margin).

  5. Click Finish.

    • Connected fabrication margins are always Constant.

    • If the Rule box is not selected, then you can select any plates. The software applies the last used margin as a default.

    • If you clear a part, then the software automatically clears the faces of that part.