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fix parts off axis after extruding to be on x axis

sweet_goalssweet_goals Member Posts: 2
edited July 2016 in Community Support
Hi guys, 
When I extrude a part it usually will mess up the orientation with the x-axis. The problem I have is when I download it to 3d print the part will not be on the x axis to easily print. I was wondering if there was a way to move the part to the x axis before I download it? 

Thanks.

Answers

  • NeilCookeNeilCooke Moderator, Onshape Employees Posts: 4,616
    You could use a different plane (right plane) to start your part then it would extrude along the X axis. You can also use the transform command in part studio or assemble your parts along the X axis in an assembly. 
    Director, Technical Services, EMEA
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