Data Exchange > Interface > Working with Data Exchange Formats > MEDUSA > To Append a MEDUSA File to an Existing Part
To Append a MEDUSA File to an Existing Part
1. Open a part and click Model > Get Data > Import. The Open dialog box opens.
2. Select Medusa (*.asc) in the Type list.
3. Select the file to append to the existing part from the list of files.
4. Click Import. The File dialog box and the Import tab open.
You must first select options in the File dialog box before you proceed to use options on the Import tab.
5. To replace the profile in use, select an existing import profile from the Profile list or click Details to open the import profile editor, Medusa — Import Profile, and customize the import profile settings, if required.
6. Click the Misc tab in the import profile and set units for the model from the Facet units list.
If you select Custom, you can enter a value greater than zero in the adjacent text-box. The unit factor is set to 1.0 by default.
7. Click OK in the import profile.
8. Click OK in the File dialog box.
9. Accept the default coordinate system or select a coordinate system on the Import tab.
10. Enter the Facet editing environment to edit facet geometry.
11. Use options on the Facet tab to edit the facet geometry.
12. Click OK on the Facet tab.
13. Click on the Import tab.