Specify the origin, x, and y directions. Select the Reference Geometry. Reference point. Reference axis. Datum (reference, work) plane. Datum Planes. Right click in the toolbar area to bring up the Toolbar selection list. Reference Features. The reasons you may need Reference features.
Select the Reference Geometry
Datum (reference, work) planeDatum Planes
Right click in the toolbar area to bring up the Toolbar selection list
The reasons you may need Reference features
Select a point and a line
Specify three pointsReference Planes
Reference plane is a rectangular plane that is tied to the model parametrically and is infinitely large. There is no limit on the number of reference planes and they can be used to create new sketches for feature operations.
Parallel to a plane and passing through a certain point
Select reference plane at an angle option
Select the top face and the second line to create the plane
Draw another line perpendicular to the first one at point A
Reference planeReference Planes
Create a plane passing thru a desired point (A) making an angle with another plane (top)
Select the part of the object to cut
Check Consume cut bodiesReference Planes
Cutting an object with a plane
Select Insert, Features and choose Split
Creating an offset plane
Select a face and specify the offset and the number of reference planes
Create planes perpendicular to a curve at a certain point. Useful for sketching profiles for sweep and loft (sweeping and blending).
Select Normal to Curve
Select Surface and pointReference Planes – on Surface
Create a reference plane tangent to a curved surface at a specific point.
Select On Surface option