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I haven't found an easy way to add text to a curved surface. Is there one?

Ideally, I'd like take text and wrap it to a surface (like putting a serial number on a cylinder) rather then float the text and have it extrude into the surface at different depths. I am new to this so hopefully missing something obvious.  Thanks.

Answers

  • owen_sparksowen_sparks Member, Developers Posts: 2,385 PRO
    Hi,
    There is a great featurescript for this, I can't remember if it's called curved text or surface text (sorry am on phone) that does exactly this. Onshape also released the wrap function recently that will get you there but involves a few more steps. 
    Shout of you can't find the FS and it'll go and look up a link for you.
    Owen S.
    Production Engineer
    HWM-Water Ltd
  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 2,400
    edited September 13
    Neil Cooke, Director of Technical Marketing, Onshape Inc.
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