Apr 16, 2012
Javier Chavez

Driving a Sketched Arc Length

Applies to:  Autodesk Inventor

Challenge :

You need to drive a design by specifying an arc length in a sketch.

Solution :

In release 2013 and later

1. Draw an arc in your sketch

2. Launch the dimension tool

3. Select the arc

4. Right click and
    a. Go to Dimension Type
    b. Choose Arc Length

5. Place your dimension and enter the desired arc length