Missing feed

Creation of twisted wire

Tutorial by Cornelis van der Schans
Small

How to create a twisted pair of wires in Creo?

  1. Step 1:

    Create additional datum plane.

  2. Step 2:

    Create for twisted wire 4 upto 6 points refering to datum planes.

  3. Step 3:

    Route a curve through the points.

  4. Step 4:

    Select curve \ swept Blend \ Surface \ Sections \ Sketched Sections \ Sketch \ Ok \ Insert \ Sketch \ Ok \ Ok

  5. Step 5:

    Select 1st Curve \ Sweep \ Surface \ Section changes along sweep \ References tab

  6. Step 6:

    and select outer surface boudary

  7. Step 7:

    and select other outer surface boudary

  8. Step 8:

    Sketcher

  9. Step 9:

    Tools \ Relations \ Select angle value \ Write relation =trajpar*360*5 \ Ok

    5 is the # of twists

  10. Step 10:

    Select in Menue bar Sketch \ Ok \ Ok

    Hide 1st surface in model tree.

  11. Step 11:

    Select outer surface boudary \ Sweep \ Sketch

  12. Step 12:

    Sketch circle \ Ok \ Ok

    Dimension the circle smaler than surface width otherwise it will fail with same sized 2nd circle.

  13. Step 13:

    Repeat with other outer surface boundary.

  14. Step 14:

    Finished after blanking all surfaces and curve.

Comments

Please log in to add comments