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Creating a Cut Thread

  1. Open install_dir\samples\whatsnew\parts\custom_thread.sldprt.

  2. Click Insert > Features > Thread .
  3. In the graphics area, select the top edge of the cylinder.
  4. In the PropertyManager, under Specification:
    1. In Type, select metric die.
    2. Set Size to M6x1.0.

    The color of the preview varies depending on Color Scheme Settings in System Options, under Temporary Graphics, Remove Material and Add Material.
  5. Under Thread Location:
    1. Click Offset.
    2. Click Reverse Direction.
    3. Set Offset Distance to 1.00mm.
  6. Under End Condition, click Maintain Thread Length.

    The thread profile updates from 10 to 11 millimeters in length.

  7. Click .

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