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Solved recurrent error on loft: "current selection would create a self intersecting body" SOLVED

Lyle_WalshLyle_Walsh Member Posts: 46
edited November 2018 in General
I keep getting this error and last time I solved it by generating the end shapes over and over and it finally worked, any ideas what I am doing wrong?  The shape has no errors, it is completely selectable so no holes.  wracking my brain here.

https://cad.onshape.com/documents/856ebdce6c4cedced2e02bde/w/2ff1b4330205e9e8369a0db2/e/75afb35640c3e13ea487578c


Comments

  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 2,078
    You can see from the image that the purple path preview is showing self intersection at the bottom of the hook. You will have to make your profile smaller or your guide curve less tight. 
    Neil Cooke, Director of Technical Marketing, Onshape Inc.
  • Lyle_WalshLyle_Walsh Member Posts: 46
    yup thanks

  • Lyle_WalshLyle_Walsh Member Posts: 46
    edited November 2018
    sigh can't figure out how to mark answered, the did this answer your question question isnt there

  • Jake_RosenfeldJake_Rosenfeld Moderator, Onshape Employees, Developers Posts: 1,273
    @Lyle_Walsh

    I think you posted this as a Discussion, not a Question.  Only Questions have answers.
    Jake Rosenfeld - Modeling Team
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