​​How to set out center-line for a pipe feature, created as a sweep-protusion?

  • Published: 2020-11-03

  • ​​How to set out center-line for a pipe feature, created as a sweep-protusion?

  • No feature exist in Creo to directly create a center-line directly for a sweep-protusion

1. Use the 3D sweep curve from sweep and create a 2D sketch in the drawing with Sketch > Use Edge
2. Select the edge line and with right mouse button (RMB) click, choose "Line style" and change it to centreline

Example:

  1.  Go to Sketch --> Offset edge --> EntChain
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  2. Mark the complete line-segment, set offset value to 0:
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  3. Select the new line and, RMBselect --> line style:
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  4. Use the Line font: CTRLFONT_MID_L
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