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Planes

teddy_pessagnoteddy_pessagno Member Posts: 38 ✭✭
edited September 2015 in Community Support
Are there any tutorials on plains?
I looked for some and have tried to figure it out. I have not been able to make any plains. But mostly I want to sketch a keyway on a shaft and thought that would be the way to do it.

Thanks
Teddy_P
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  • teddy_pessagnoteddy_pessagno Member Posts: 38 ✭✭
    @nav ,
    Thank you. That will work perfectly. Plane is correct not plains.
    I was thinking of sketching two circles, connecting them with lines, then trimming. I like your way better.


    Thanks
    Teddy_P

  • andrew_troupandrew_troup Member, Mentor Posts: 1,584 ✭✭✭✭
    Depending on production technology, the semicircular-ended keyway will sometimes be preferred.

    I am short on time right now to post a model, but there are neat ways to model such a keyway which also work for the smaller cutter situation (4 fillets at 90 deg, instead of two at 180 deg) and which automatically make the slot the correct (standard) depth
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