26 January

Additional Rules

Modelling Methodology in CATIA V5 Fig 1 The angle bracket part's modelling stageIn this seventh article of a series additional rules are discussed and are to be considered when defining part files. This article closes the main set of modelling methodology for prismatic geometry driven parts, with a single body.

The following rules are complementary to others presented previously, and are discussed in detail:

  1. Part number must be defined
  2. Do not insert geometrical sets inside bodies
  3. Use the publication tool
  4. Publish the positioning entities
  5. Check for micro-bodies
  6. Break all links to external files
  7. Delete empty containers
  8. Hide all non-solid geometry entities
  9. Update before save

and more …

Read the full article on the DTE Blog >>


Please select a month and year from the dropdown below.


Please select a category from the dropdown below.

Ready to find out more?

Our Sales and Technical staff are available to discuss any requirement regarding our business offering, training, rental systems and support, please contact us on +44 (0) 1993 883555 or through the contact form below.

Your name

Your business email

Your phone number

Company name

Your enquiry

How would you like to be contacted?

I consent to receive communications (which may include phone, email, social and re-targeting ads) from Desktop Engineering Ltd. I understand I may proactively manage my preferences or opt-out of communications at any time by contacting Desktop Engineering Ltd. View our Privacy Policy here.