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kmgraju February 26, 2013 05:37

split into concentric cylinders
 
Dear friends

I have a solid cylinder . I would like to split concentric circular bodies . How do split multiple coaxial cylinders on it?


Thank you


Regards

Govind

Gweher March 5, 2013 15:10

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There are different options you can use within DM. One way is to use the slice option using the following steps:

1) Select a sketching plan (in my case XY)
2) Draw a concentric circle, prescribe the diameter
3) Select Tool>Freeze (so you can use the slice option in step 4) )
4) Select Extrude and select the sketch from step 2), under "operation" tab select "Slice Material" instead of "Add Material" (default), hit generate

-> You will have 2 separate concentric cylinders, if you need multiples you can just draw more concentric circles in step 2) to generate the number of slices you want.


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