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How to mirror an assembly or subassembly in MDT?

A - answer Mechanical Desktop does not offer a assembly mirroring function (only parts mirroring).
You can use a workaround - export the subassembly to an ACIS file, import it back and mirror it, putting it together by the AMCATALOG function (creates dumb solids with no associativity or parametrics), or mirror individual parts and assemble them in a new assembly.

In Autodesk Inventor you can use the Assembly Mirror utility by XANADU (CAD Studio).

MDTInventor6
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4.9.2002    6750×  
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applies to: MDT · Inventor 6 ·

See also:
Tip 11404:Operations with attributes inside a block - fields.
Tip 11198:Justified attribute text in mirrored blocks (AutoCAD)
Tip 11111:Inventor drawing diplays flipped, mirrored (as from underside)
Tip 10307:Easy mirroring of selected objects around their axis/center.
Tip 10195:How to mirror objects with automatic deletion of the originals?


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