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Draft Overview

Draft tapers faces using a specified angle to selected faces in the model. One application is to make a molded part easier to remove from the mold. You can insert a draft in an existing part or draft while extruding a feature. You can apply draft to solid or surface models.

You can also apply a draft angle as a part of an extruded base, boss, or cut.

You can specify the following types of draft:

To draft a model face:

  1. Click Draft (Features toolbar) or Insert, Features, Draft.

  2. Set the options in the PropertyManager.

Click Detailed Preview to preview the draft.

  1. Click OK .

Related Topics

Draft Analysis Overview

DraftXpert



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