what is cosmetic thread in ptc creo 2.0 ?

I m applying the cosmetic thread to the hole , but its not showing any threads creating on the hole. So somebody pls describe me about cosmetic thread , and if its created than how to see that in the model. Thanks

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Cosmetic thread are for visual representation only. It will also is displayed in drawings.

For large complex parts, there is no need to create an actual hole. You can just create a cosmetic hole. A sketch of the hole. this improve performance and efficiency.

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How do cosmetic thread, the thread 68 more
Specifically, M90 x 2

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To see you cosmetic thread created.
Just convert your solid model into wireframe
Now you can see the therad created, it will be indicated in voilet colur.

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