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How is a part that has no visible edges labeled?

  • Software:

    Autodesk Advance Steel
  • Module

    Modeling
  • Question:

    How is a part that has no visible edges labeled?
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Answer


When you have a part in the middle (e.g., stiffener without chamfers) that you would like to label on a side view (in the figure on the right):

How is a part that has no visible edges labeledHow is a part that has no visible edges labeled

Before creating the cut view, you must activate the "Enable annotations on elements invisible in details" default (in Management Tools - Defaults):

How is a part that has no visible edges labeled

The cut view contains a point in the part that has no visible edges (see inside the cloud in the figure below):

How is a part that has no visible edges labeled

Label the part by selecting the point during the "Insert label" command:

How is a part that has no visible edges labeled

A label for a part without visible edges is created:

How is a part that has no visible edges labeled

Important: The view, where you want to label the invisible part, must have been created with a presentation (drawing style) where visible and hidden lines are switched on (see figure below):

How is a part that has no visible edges labeled