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Extrude remove or boolean - complex profile

nick_rossinick_rossi Member Posts: 5
edited October 2017 in Community Support
Hi folks. I am looking for the best way to make this object hollow - I want to make the walls about 0.75" thick. I modeled it as a solid and expected to use a boolean or extrude to hollow it out, but the exterior profile has changed and now that proves more difficult. 

Any input is appreciated. Thanks!

Here is a link to the file:

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  • nick_rossinick_rossi Member Posts: 5
    lana said:
    You can insert shell feature with option Hollow as done here
    Thank you! That is exactly what I needed. Is it possible to use the shell feature and have the cavity open to the top?

    Alternatively, I could use an extrude to create the opening in the top.
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