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How To Add Features To a Single Mirrored Part?

larry_haweslarry_hawes Member Posts: 271 PRO
edited June 10 in General
Is there a way to mirror a part then add features that will be unique to only one of those parts and not mirrored to both)?

Comments

  • larry_haweslarry_hawes Member Posts: 271 PRO
    I see that features can be added to faces 'after' the mirror feature and they only affect one part.
  • brucebartlettbrucebartlett Member, OS Professional, Mentor Posts: 1,648 PRO
    If you add features either of the parts after the mirror they should be independent of the part. If you drag your feature tree bar above the mirror and add features to the original part then roll to end feature will be added to both parts. 
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  • philip_thomasphilip_thomas Member, Onshape Employees, Developers Posts: 1,130
    Alternatively
    • Derive the part into a second part studio
    • Mirror it
    • (Hide or delete the original part in the second part studio)
    • Add additional features
    Totally associative.
    Philip Thomas - Onshape
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