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TUTORIAL: (New Feature) Remove Surface in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 4.0

TUTORIAL: (New Feature) Remove Surface in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 4.0

Version: ProE Wildfire4.0

Remove Surface is a new feature in Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 4.0. It is used to remove unwanted surfaces / solid in ProE part file including the imported part from IGES and STEP file.

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature

This tutorial shows the steps on removing the rib in an imported igs file. Download the IGES file used in the following remove surface tutorial here (IGES file for ProE Remove Surface Tutorial).

1. Open the downloaded ribs_remove.igs file using the open icon. You will need to change the file type to IGES to the file selection

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature tutorial start

2. Select the boundary surface which you want to keep.

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature tutorial - select base surface

3. After that, activate the Edit > Remove Surface command from the top menu. The new remove surface dashboard appears.

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature command

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature dashboard

4. Next, pick the surfaces which you want to remove. Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire light weight preview will help you to predict the end result.

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature preview

5. The images below show the part with the completed remove surface feature. A remove surface feature will be added to the model tree after the completion.

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature model tree

ProE Wildfire 4.0 Remove Surface feature tutorial done

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