PTC Creo – Simplified rep.

Small explanation about using simplified rep. in Creo PTC with example.

Today I was doing 3D model and drawing of the aluminium frame. To do it correctly welders have to use welding jig. There is no point to keep it shown in the 3D model however if you simply hide it you won’t be able to show it in the drawings (using component display will not work).

The solution is simplified rep. Open view manager, click Simp Rep tab, click new and type (in my case) Welding.

The last part is set up as invisible in welding view, but will be visible in master rep view.

In drawing it is also easy to set this up:

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