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How do I create Perforated in sheet metal

By Ali Al-timimi on 18 Sep 17:50 1 answer 0 comments

Does anyone now how create this part using Sheet metal in Inventor. I need the the folded and the flat pattern. I can do it as a part but the I wont have the folded part.
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  • Sofia Xanthopoulou
    Sofia Xanthopoulou almost 4 years ago

    Hi Ali, this is a deformed material (overlapping in flat pattern - not possible. But you could try to open an edge - one of the perforated. Think of a cylinder, you cannot have a flat pattern unless you cut it open.

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