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Total weld length in an Inventor assembly.

A - answer To calculate the total length of weld beads in an Inventor assembly (incl. subassemblies) you can use the function Tools > Weld Bead Report.

This command creates an Excel table (.XLS) containing parameters of the individual welds. You can sum up the total length using the Excel Sum functions.

Inventor2008Inventor11Inventor10
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23.10.2007    5606x  
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applies to: Inventor 2008 · Inventor 11 · Inventor 10 ·

See also:
Tip 9935:How to distinguish between an assembly and weldment in VBA or iLogic?
Tip 7459:Stress analysis of weldment assemblies in Inventor.
Tip 5880:How to change weld material in Inventor weldings?
Tip 3331:How to switch off visibility of welds in assemblies?


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