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Export Flat Pattern


Exports a sheet metal part as a flat pattern in DXF or DWG format (in the active configuration).



Parameter Type Description
Title Text box The title of the task
Export Folder File browser The folder to export the file to
Export File Name Text box (with special variables) The file name to export the file as - will automatically be prefixed with the flat pattern feature name for multi bodies, in such cases the unique number special variable does not guarantee a unique file path
Export File Type Drop down box The type of file to export
Overwrite Checkbox If checked then any existing file will be overwritten

Export Options

Parameter Type Description
Geometry Checkbox Export flat-pattern geometry
Hidden Edges Checkbox Include hidden edges
Bend Lines Checkbox Export bend lines
Sketches Checkbox Include sketches
Library Features Checkbox Export library features
Forming Tools Checkbox Export forming tools
Bounding Box Checkbox Export bounding box

Supported Document Types

  • Part

Supported Processing Type

  • SolidWorks Application

This task can be run on all configurations of the model This task does not make changes to the model