You can create a surface from the closed contour of a curve set or edges. The created surface can be modified by changing the method or the “Control Point Offset” in the command dialog box. To create a surface by
You can hide parts or subassemblies from the selected views in the assembly drafting in NX. For example, I will hide screws and washers from one of the isometric views. They will visible in other view. Start the “Hide Components
You can make linear patterns of components in the NX. Also if you want you can delete some of the instances in the pattern. To create a component pattern in the assembly Start the “Pattern Component” command. Select parts or
You can create or add more than one leader on the texts created by the “Note” command in NX. To create multiple leaders on the Note: Start the “Note” command Click on the “Select Terminating Object” in the Leader tab.
Quick Access Toolbar is on the top of the NX window and includes most used commands. You can show or hide limited commands from the list opened by clicking the drop-down arrow on the right of the “Quick Access Toolbar”.
You can change the location of the Resource bar in NX from left to right. The resource bar includes Part Navigator, Assembly Navigator, Parts History, Roles, etc… To locate “Resource Bar” on right or left of the graphics window: Click
NX creates auto dimensions when you start to create circles by typing a diameter size at the first circle in the sketch. You can create auto constraints instead of this auto diameter dimensions. Auto-created dimensions might be a problem when
You can show auto dimensions in the sketch even if it is hidden from general settings in customer settings. Before showing auto dimensions, create the auto dimension on the sketch by using the “Continuous Auto Dimensioning” command in the sketch.
I try to show different methods and commands for modeling in this video tutorial. This part can model by using easier and faster methods. The commands and functions used in this tutorial: Sketch Rectangle Circle Extrude Offset function in the
You can trim sheet through a selected curve, surface, plane, etc. To trim sheet: Start the “Trim Sheet” command (Surface Ribbon Bar => Surface Operations Group => Trim Sheet) Select surface to trim. Click the middle mouse button to activate