Enhancement Details

Correct Display of Tapered Threads in Drawings

Simplified drawing representation of new tapered threads according to the ANSI, ISO, and JIS drawing standards is available.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Parametric
Version Wildfire 4.0
Product Functional Area 2D Drawings
User Interface Location Click Edit > Properties > Drawing Options and set the drawing setup options hlr_for_threads and thread_standard.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices

Benefits and Description

To control hidden line removal (HLR) for threads, set the drawing setup option hlr_for_threads. If the HLR setting for threads is turned on, the side and top views appear according to the view display style. To further refine the display for tapered threads, set the drawing setup option of thread_standard:


Create tapered threads and properly display them in drawings