Create multiple dimensions

2 April 2009

Q: DO YOU KNOW how to create multiple dimensions with same value quickly in CATIA V5 Sketcher?

A: You can create dimensions on sketch to be assigned same value, using Constraint tool.
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> Click on EquivalentDimensions tool in Knowledge toolbar.
> Click on Edit List

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> Select all the dimension in Parameters list to be assigned equal value.

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Add to ‘Parameters for Equivalent Dimensions’ by clicking right arrow and then OK.

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All the dimension to be made equal should be shown in the list, key in the required value and all the dimesions update.

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>  For any design changes double click on the dimension and key in the new value all the Equivalent dimensions will change automatically.

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[Source: http://www.ascendbridge.com/website/ascendbridge/Website.nsf/Webpage/NiksCATIACorner?OpenDocument&ppos=6&spos=4&rsn=y]