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Route Point PropertyManager

A Route Point is a point in a fitting (flange, elbow, electrical connector, and so on) that is used to position the fitting at an intersection or endpoint in the 3D sketch.

In a fitting with multiple ports (such as a tee or cross), you must create a sketch point at the intersection of the axes of the fitting before adding a Route Point.

To create a route point:

  1. Click Create Route Point (Routing Tools toolbar) or Routing, Routing Tools, Create Route Point.

  2. Under Selections in the PropertyManager, for Select sketch point :

    • For rigid pipe and tube fittings, select a sketch point in the graphics area.

    • For flexible tubes fittings or electrical cable connectors, select a sketch point and a planar face in the graphics area.

    • In a fitting with multiple ports, click the sketch point at the intersection of the axes.

    • In a flange, click a point that is in the center of the mating face of the flange, and concentric with the cylindrical faces of the part.

  1. Click .

 



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