Model Prep: Split Surface and Move

Model Prep: Split Surface and Move


Below is the sample part to demonstrate the function to split a surface and move a surface.


Sample Part Model


Model Prep – Split


Create a line on both sides of the feature that you would like to Split / Move.


Model Prep - Split


MODEL PREP > Split Solid Face


Split Solid Face


Select face.


Select Face


If there is a solid history linked to this part, the below pop-up may occur. In order to process, the history will need to be removed.


Solids history detected


Deactivate Solid Face selection and select the dividing line.


Deactivate Solids Face Selection


Accept   Accept


Repeat for opposite side of solid.


Model Prep –  Move




Model Prep>Move


Pick all faces of the feature.




Click on the stem of the arrow in the desired direction and drag the gnomon.


Drag the gnomon


Accept  Accept



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Sandy McClintock

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