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My Bill of Materials lists profile lengths instead of qty.

A - answer In your BOM style set the Item QTY property (column) instead of the default QTY property (Substitution/Value substitution). This shows the true number of pieces (quantity) for both standard parts and profiles. The QTY value gives now (since Inventor R10) length for profiles.
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12.9.2005    11330×  
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applies to: Inventor 10 ·

See also:
Tip 13963:Sum of pipe element lengths in Inventor (iLogic).
Tip 13611:BOM with multi-line items in Inventor.
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Tip 12451:How to fill a material or appearance name into part's iProperties?
Tip 11732:How to sort BOM or parts list by part number in Inventor? (iLogic)


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