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Parameters for number of pattern elements (from a given length).

A - answer With Inventor's math functions and simple expressions you can generate rectangular patterns (resp. patterns along curves) with the number of elements calculated from the length and pitch (element distance, offset).

Pattern - expression-calculated

An example of a finished IPT part making use of such generated pattern (including the parameter expressions) can be downloaded from the Block library - PocetPrvku.ipt
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See also:
Tip 9937:Preset displaying of thread features in Inventor 2015 drawing views.
Tip 6160:How to update/refresh a modified style in Inventor?

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