In this article we will show you how to pattern features in Siemens NX by utilizing another patterned feature. This is a very useful tool to pattern a feature with the same patterning characteristics other pattern object.
To make a reference pattern in Siemens NX, click on the Pattern Feature command in Siemens NX ribbon bar as shown by red arrow above.
After entering to the Pattern Feature command, select the feature that you want to pattern as reference as shown by red arrow above.
After entering into the ‘Pattern Feature’ command in Siemens NX;
You can select the instances as above individually as shown by blue arrows, tehn you can delete, suppress etc. these selected instances.
Click on OK or Apply button in the command interface to complete the reference pattern operation in Siemens NX.
The pattern that is shown by blue arrow above is created by the reference of the other pattern as shown by red arrow above in Siemens NX.
So creating patterns by referencing to other patterns is very simple like that in Siemens NX.
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