EN1740 Computer Aided Visualization

and Design
Spring 2012
2/14/2012
Brian C. P. Burke

BCB – Feb. 14, 2012

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Last time:

Tonight:

• Parent – Child

• Measuring within Pro/E
• 2D representation
• Orthographic projection
• 3rd Angle vs. 1st Angle
• Creating engineering drawings
READING ASSIGNMENT:
Please read Chapt. 3 in Wilson

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Measure
• Analysis >
Measure
• There are a
number of measure
options available

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Length • Analysis > Measure > Length • Select a line entity BCB – Feb. 14. S2012 .Measure . 2012 EN1740.

Edge. Plane. S2012 .Measure – Distance This options gives the most options • Analysis > Measure > Distance • Any entity can be selected => Curve. Surface • NOTE: UNLESS GOING PLANE TO PLANE. SHORTEST DISTANCE IS REPORTED BCB – Feb. Axis. 14. 2012 EN1740.

14. S2012 . a projection reference is required Measuring from top to edge of through hole without projection reference BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740.Measure – Distance This options gives the most options • At times.

Measure – Distance This options gives the most options • Adding the center axis as a projection reference gives the vertical distance BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740. 14. S2012 .

14.Measure – Angle BCB – Feb. S2012 . 2012 EN1740.

2012 EN1740. S2012 . 14.Measure – Diameter Very useful BCB – Feb.

Orthographic Views Projection Planes and Quadrants V Plane H P la n e R ig h t P r o file P la n e BCB – Feb. 14. S2012 . 2012 EN1740.

2012 EN1740.Orthographic Views First Angle Projection standard in EU/Asia Observer Observer vertical projection plane QI Q II Q IV Q III horizontal projection plane Third Angle Projection standard in US BCB – Feb. 14. S2012 .

2012 FIRST ANGLE EN1740.Orthographic Views Flipping of planes into Front View (Vertical) Plane for drawing onto a sheet of paper THIRD ANGLE BCB – Feb. S2012 . 14.

14. S2012 .Orthographic Views Third Angle Views of an Object Top Front BCB – Feb. 2012 Right EN1740.

14. S2012 .Orthographic Views Engineering Drawing in third angle projection TOP View FRONT View Perspective or any other view RIGHT View PART xyz BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740.

2012 EN1740. 14. S2012 .Orthographic Views Engineering Drawing in first angle projection FRONT View TOP View RIGHT View Perspective or any other view PART xyz BCB – Feb.

2012 EN1740. 14. S2012 .Orthographic Views Third Angle Views First Angle Views BCB – Feb.

2012 EN1740. 14.EXERCISE – Create a drawing Open piston.prt BCB – Feb. S2012 .

EXERCISE – Create a drawing Create a new drawing: • File > New • Select the Drawing radio button • Type the name of the part (piston) so the files can be easily associated BCB – Feb. 14. S2012 . 2012 EN1740.

frm 5 Click Open 6 Click Ok 4 6 5 BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740. 14. S2012 .EXERCISE – Create a drawing 1 2 3 1 Make sure you’ve got the right part 2 Select “Empty with Format” 3 Click the Browse button 4 Select c.

14. S2012 .EXERCISE – Create a drawing Create a General View: • RMB • Insert General View… • LMB where the center of the first view should appear BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740.

EXERCISE – Create a drawing Our component appears with the Drawing View dialog box BCB – Feb. 14. 2012 EN1740. S2012 .

14. 2012 EN1740. S2012 .EXERCISE – Create a drawing In Drawing View dialog: • Select View Type • In the View Orientation section select the FRONT model view • Select Apply BCB – Feb.

EXERCISE – Create a drawing 1 Click on View Display 2 Select No Hidden from Display style 2 1 3 3 Select Dimmed from the Tangent 4 edges display style Click Ok 4 BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740. S2012 . 14.

EXERCISE – Create a drawing Create a Projected View: • RMB and Hold on original view • Scroll down and LMB on Insert Projection View… • LMB on location where center of Project View should be BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740. S2012 . 14.

S2012 . 14.EXERCISE – Create a drawing Set view properties: • View display • Set Display style to No Hidden • Set Tangent edges display style to Dimmed • Click OK BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740.

S2012 . 14.EXERCISE – Create a drawing Create ANOTHER Projected View: • RMB and Hold on second view • Scroll down and LMB on Insert Projection View… • LMB on location where center of Project View should be BCB – Feb. 2012 EN1740.

14. S2012 .EXERCISE – Create a drawing Set view properties again: • RMB. 2012 EN1740. Properties • View display • Set Display style to No Hidden • Set Tangent edges display style to Dimmed • Click OK BCB – Feb.

14.EXERCISE – Create a drawing • Turn off the display of: • Datum Planes • Datum Axes • Datum Points • Coordinate Systems • Repaint YOUR SCREEN SHOULD LOOK LIKE THIS. S2012 . 2012 EN1740. BCB – Feb.

2012 EN1740.EXERCISE – Create a drawing 2 1 View > Show and Erase 3 In the Show/Erase dialog: 2 Click Show 3 Click the dimension icon 4 Click the Axis icon 5 Click Show All 6 Answer Yes….. S2012 . 14. (cont.) 4 1 5 6 BCB – Feb.

EXERCISE – Create a drawing • Click Accept All • Click Close • Click anywhere in the graphics window to deselect dimensions and axes BCB – Feb. S2012 . 14. 2012 EN1740.

S2012 .EXERCISE – Create a drawing • Move dimension. 2012 EN1740. 14. clip witness lines and erase unnecessary dimensions BCB – Feb.