Enhancement Details

Associative Solid Shrinkwrap - External Shrinkwrap Feature

To easily copy geometry from a selection of models, select the Auto collect all Solid Surfaces Shrinkwrap option. You have the option to solidify the resulting geometry and to remove holes from selected surfaces.

Product Information

Product PTC Creo Parametric
Product / Module PTC Creo Advanced Assembly Extension
Version Wildfire 5.0
Product Functional Area Assembly
User Interface Location In a part, click Insert > Shared Data > Shrinkwrap and then select or open model from which geometry will be copied. Define placement and then select Auto collect all solid surfaces in list next to Subset. Click Subset to select contributing geometry and click OK. Click the Options panel to fill contours and solidify the geometry.
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Detailed Development

Benefits and Description

The Auto collect all solid surfaces shrinkwrap feature option copies the all the solid surfaces from a model of your choice to a part feature.
When you define the Shrinkwrap you  can:

Filling contours such that a cavity is enclosed, removes the cavity from the Shrinkwrap geometry.