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how can I make curve plate geometry in autocad for bending

By shamim on 28 Jun 10:12 1 answer 0 comments

Attached are some lines of as ship, From these we have to make a plate geometry with which the plate can be bent manually with bending machine to get a curved shaped plate as per attached dwg and image. with autocad, solidworks or inventor etc

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LINES OF A SHIP.dwg, 53.3 KB
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CURVE PLATE OF A SHIP SIDE SHELL.bmp, 900 KB
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  • JACANT
    JACANT about 3 years ago

    Use the 'LOFT' command . Pick each line in sequence.
    This will only create a flat plate with no thickness.
    Offset the lines first, join each end and convert them into 'Regions' then 'Loft' them to make a solid.
    If you are interested in Ship Hull creation this software is free.
    http://bit.ly/1xuO0ZE

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