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Rotate 2D profiles in Autodesk Inventor along the X,Y,Z Axis

Rotate 2D profiles in Autodesk Inventor along the X,Y,Z Axis

Rotate 2D profiles in Autodesk Inventor along the X,Y,Z Axis

(OP)
New to inventor...
After you import 2D DWG/DXFprofiles in Inventor how do you rotate them along the X,Y,Z Axis?
This is easy in AutoCAD but I can only rotate the 2D profile in inventor along the axis in was imported on...  (HELP)
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RE: Rotate 2D profiles in Autodesk Inventor along the X,Y,Z Axis

Project an axis (or draw a centerline) and use this as your rotatation axis.

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RE: Rotate 2D profiles in Autodesk Inventor along the X,Y,Z Axis

(OP)
Thanks for the tip,
I have one more question that you may be able to help me with.
I have software that I use to generate aircraft wing profiles (Profilie)(RC aircraft hobby)
This program allows me to export 2D profile in a DXF format that I can import into Inventor or AutoCAD
My problem is when I import the 2D profile into Inventor it has a list of problems that do not allow the sketch to be lofted without fixing them. (sketch doctor YUCK!!)
(the 2D profile has over 100+ line segments in them)
What can I do better to get a sketch that has no issues?
My goal is to loft all the different 2D sections together.

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