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18-05-2008 07:52 . pm   |   View his/her posts only
There is a little program called "convert" that I use when working with MM and INCHES in the same part and I can also convert lots of other things to if I wish but I find it handy to have and hope you will to. Google "" for it.

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18-05-2008 08:45 . pm   |   View his/her posts only

Hi Cutter

Looks good. You might like to try the DAS Unit Converter too: DAS

In VX you can switch on Alternate Units (via Attributes/Dimensions) to display both metric and inch values.

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11-06-2008 10:05 . am   |   View his/her posts only
Here is a little diddy about units for any new users tuning in.
If you are in a part with mm units and you are given a dimension of 6 inches, instead of converting with a calculator or looking up the conversion in a table you can input the number directly as
By the same token in an inch part you can enter and we do the conversion internally.
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