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Order parts created by split?

marc_lepagemarc_lepage Member Posts: 2
I am splitting one part into two by a surface. It makes two parts as desired, Part 1 and Part 2. No problem so far.

However, I want to rename them Part B and Part A, because A is primary and B is secondary. Again, no problem.

But if I do that, I have Part B before Part A in my parts list, because Part 1 becomes Part B and Part 2 becomes Part A.

Instead, I want Part A to come before Part B in my parts list.

Is there any way I can control the order the parts are created by the split?

Comments

  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 3,393
    No there is not. The order of the parts list in a Part Studio does not matter. When you create an assembly, you can reorder them in the tree so that your BOM is ordered how you like it. 
  • marc_lepagemarc_lepage Member Posts: 2
    Thanks. In the end I redid everything with another technique, and did not use split, so it's in the desired order now.
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