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NX10 sketch ellipse

NX10 sketch ellipse

NX10 sketch ellipse

Is it possible to create a sketch ellipse utilizing only points ?
The ellipse menu I get requires me to enter a major and minor axis, but appears to have the ability to select points that I do not think I have the ability to use.

Jerry J.

RE: NX10 sketch ellipse

When making your point selection, make sure that field is highlighted in the dialogue box.

RE: NX10 sketch ellipse

Thanks for you help.
I think my problem was that I was trying to make the minor axis bigger than the major axis.

Jerry J.

RE: NX10 sketch ellipse

I think some intergalactic electronic interference must have occurred when you tried.
I have no problems snapping points to define a ellipse, but i must highlight the respective step in the dialog as Mmauldin says.
and the minor radius can be bigger than the major, and that relation can flip.

- Try again smile

/ Tomas

RE: NX10 sketch ellipse

Yes, I was thinking intergalactic electronic interference too, but I have been hearing from others here about things that could be graphics card related, so we'll see about that.
Life is good now, thank you.

Jerry J.

RE: NX10 sketch ellipse


Ronald van den Broek
Senior Application Engineer
Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd
NX9 / TC10.1.2

Building new PLM environment from Scratch using NX12 / TC11

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