Hands-On Intro to Routing


The Basic Steps

For Creating ANY Route


  • RT+CLICK the “START” CPoint – START ROUTE (or drop a fitting/flange to auto start)
  • In Route Properties dialog choose: Tube Type, Tube Size (config.), Flexible or not, Bend Radius
  • RT+CLICK the “END” CPoint – ADD TO ROUTE
  • Drag and/or Dimension STUBS (if needed), then connect the STUBS using: Manual 3D Sketching – OR – Auto Route
  • Exit the Sketch 
  • Exit Edit Part/Sub-Assy Mode 


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