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Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141
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Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

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thread560-56141: Surface/Wireframe extraction

Just needed to do this and found a good way to extract all of the edges from a solid.

1. Search using "CTRL+F"

2. Under the 'Advanced' tab set the 'Workbench' = 'Topology' and the 'Type' = 'Edge'.

3. Look in the area to would like i.e. 'Visible on Screen'.

4. "Search and Select" the edges in the desired area.

5. With all of the edges selected, select the 'Extract' tool and all of the edges will be extracted.

6. Hit 'OK'

Done!

RE: Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

Nice. Easier than saving as IGES and making a new file.

RE: Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

What "Topology" means in this context?

Thanks!

CAD 2015

RE: Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

Thanks a lot!
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CAD 2015

RE: Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

The poor man's definition of Topology is "Geometry" (such as points, lines, curves, surfaces, etc)

RE: Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

Who's the poor man?...……………..

CAD 2015

RE: Wireframe Extraction from Solid or Model answering thread560-56141

me! (for one)

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