How to Edit Elements Offset from Edges | CATIA V5

In this Tech Tip, you will learn to use the Offset Definition function to edit the definition of elements and offset them from geometry to make them external to the sketch.

Some key points to take away from this Tech Tip are:

  • This function only works on sketch elements that are offset from the part, not elements in the active sketch.
  • When editing the offset, you may need to exit and re-enter the sketch to update the offset.

Follow steps to know how to edit elements offset from edges.

Step 1

In the Graphics Window, double-click the offset to edit. The Offset Definition dialog displays.

Step 2

In the Parallel Corner Type list, select the appropriate option

Step 3

In the Parameters area, select the desired offset parameters.

Step 4

In the Propagation area, select the required type

Step 6

Click OK to modify the offset.

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