Modify thickness direction - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Material Handling

Intergraph Smart 3D
12.1 (2019)
  1. Locate the appropriate chute.

  2. Click Tools > Modify Thickness Direction Command.

  3. Click Named Views , and then select Top to change the perspective angle of the view, so that you are looking down at the model.

  4. Click near the center of the chute.

    The software places a green point as shown in the following graphic.

  5. In the Workspace Explorer, select the corresponding plate systems of the chute.

  6. Click Finish.

    The software changes the thickness diirection of the plate outwards from the center of the chute

  7. Select a chute plate system and click Properties to open the Chute Plate System Properties Dialog.

  8. On the Molded Conventions Tab (Chute Plate System Properties Dialog Box), note that Thickness Direction and Primary Orientation have been modified to With Normal or Opposite Normal.