To Define a Flexible Component in an Assembly
1. Open an assembly.
2. Select the component, right-click it in the Model Tree or graphics window and choose Flexible Component > Make Flexible from the shortcut menu. The Component Placement tab opens with the Varied Items dialog box open.
3. Define any of the following varied items:
Components (for flexible subassemblies)
Dimensions and dimension boundaries
Geometric Tolerances
Surface Finishes
Multiple varied items of multiple types can be defined.
4. Click OK. The Component Placement tab is available.
5. Accept the placement definition, or edit it.
6. Click .