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Part studio into drawing

alex_waterhousealex_waterhouse Member Posts: 3
Hello, 
Is it possible to insert the entire part studio into a drawing. I have created a clock design in the part studio and have added numbers onto the clock using the extrude 'new' feature, saving the need to add them on in an assembly. When I then go into 'drawing', it only will allow me to insert the individual parts, or an assembly - which I don't have as I created it all in the same part studio. 
Thank you
Alex
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  • alex_waterhousealex_waterhouse Member Posts: 3
    I have been playing around with it. I have been able to do it by putting the part into an assembly then putting the assembly into the drawing. 
    Is this the way that this has to be done?
  • jakeramsleyjakeramsley Member, Moderator, Onshape Employees, Developers Posts: 587
    Currently no, but it is in the plans.  The current workaround is to add the entire part studio to an assembly and use that.

    I will add you to the request.
    Jake Ramsley

    Director of Quality Engineering              onshape.com
  • 3dcad3dcad Member, OS Professional, Mentor Posts: 2,399 PRO
    @alex_waterhouse ;
    Inserting whole part studio to assembly is pretty straight forward and if you need to add more parts you can simply select a bunch of parts and add group mate which will fix all selected parts into each other - no further mating needed.

    @jakeramsley please add me to that IR too, even though workaround is easy and fast - it is extra work and extra tab.
    //rami
  • alex_waterhousealex_waterhouse Member Posts: 3
    Thank you both for your fast responses
    Alex
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