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9.8.2.3. Conditions

Whenever part variables shall orient toward one another, meaning an automatically running, proper built up of the assembly configuration shall be ensured, Conditions have to be defined. Otherwise unfitting configurations are possible due to improper row selection, as can be seen in the following image.

Configuration without conditions

Configuration without conditions

  1. In the tree, at the element Conditions, call the context menu command Insert condition.

    Call "Insert condition"

    Call "Insert condition"

    -> The dialog box Condition properties is opened.

    Dialog box "Condition properties"

    Dialog box "Condition properties"

  2. Enter a name for the condition.

  3. Relate the variables of the parts to corresponding variables in the dummy starter part.

    HINGEDUMMY@L  = WING1@L
    HINGEDUMMY@L  = WING2@L
    HINGEDUMMY@D1 = BOLT@D
    HINGEDUMMY@L  = BOLT@L

    [Note] Note

    When specifying conditions, refer to the dummy starter part - if possible.

    For this use the Variable browser. In this way it is ensured that correct names are used in any case.

    1. In the input field of Condition 1, call the context menu command Choose variable....

      -> The Variable browser is opened.

      HINGEDUMMY@L = WING1@L

      HINGEDUMMY@L = WING1@L

    2. In the column Parts determine the part and in the column Variables of part the variable.

    3. Repeat the procedure for Condition 2.

    Result:

  4. Confirm with OK.

    -> Below of Conditions the condition is inserted with the given name and marked with the "if" icon.

  5. In the same way, proceed for the other conditions.

    All needed conditions set

    All needed conditions set