Tutorial - Creating multibodies using a split feature


  1. Step 1:

    We have a part that we want to change into several parts.

  2. Step 2:

    Than we go to insert, features, split.

  3. Step 3:

    On our left side a property manager appears

  4. Step 4:

    Than we select the elements that will be used as a split tools. The face and a 2D sketch.

  5. Step 5:

    In the preview we can see that we have 3 bodies.

  6. Step 6:

    like here

  7. Step 7:

    and here.

  8. Step 8:

    In the property manager we check all 3 bodies.

  9. Step 9:

    If we click OK we can see that we have created a multi bodies. We can see in the design manager tree under the folder solid bodies.

  10. Step 10:

    If we edit this split feature and we click on auto assign names and we check copy custom properties to new parts.

  11. Step 11:

    Than a small window appears asking you to browse to save these newly created parts

  12. Step 12:

    This way you are putting in the same folder these new parts and you are giving them the names that you want

  13. Step 13:

    When you open the folder you see your new parts created from one part.