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Can sweep-as-surface, but not as-surface?
I am struggling to sweep a circular profile along a helical path with tangential entry and exit tails. As a swept-surface this is successful, and can be subsequently enclosed to make a solid.
However the sweep fail when swept as a solid. Any thoughts or ideas as to what I might be doing wrong? Both sweep operations utilize the same sketch profile ("wire") and the same path (composite-curve named "path").
I suspect that the problem lies at the intersection of tail and helix, but I am troubled by the fact that the intended geometry can be created by enclosing a swept surface.