Part Modeling > Datum Features > Datum Planes > To Create an Offset Datum Plane
To Create an Offset Datum Plane
1. Click Model > Plane. The Datum Plane dialog box opens.
2. Click the References collector, and select an existing datum plane or planar surface from which to offset the new datum plane.
3. Select Offset from the constraints list in the References collector.
4. To adjust the offset distance, type a distance value in the Translation value box, or drag the handles in the graphics window.
5. Click OK.