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how to make the 3d text on the model in catia?

Tutorial by sumithkarun
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There are actually 2 methods of creating a 3d text on the model
1- Importing a dxf file of the text
2- Using a 3rd party software-Type 3

  1. Step 1:

    Create any extruded profile ( you can use any size and shape )

  2. Step 2:

    create a new drawing and create any text of any font and any text height

  3. Step 3:

    Save as the drawing file to a .dxf file

  4. Step 4:

    Open the saved dxf file and copy the text by selecting the whole text and clicking the copy icon as shown in the image

  5. Step 5:

    Go to the part file , and open sketcher and paste the text. Now the text is somewhere in the sketcher plane, locate the text by pan, zoom in out and rotating . Once the text is located select all and do "right click - select objects-explode" , you could see the line thicknes of the text has changed by now

  6. Step 6:

    go to fix together and select whole text. Now you have grouped all those tiny lines ,splines........ Etc

  7. Step 7:

    You can drag and position that text where ever you need, you can position it by dimensioning it also

  8. Step 8:

    You can use this sketch to create a pad or pocket .

    Enjoy...........

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