Exports the unfolded representation of a sheet metal body as a 2D profile in .dxf / .dwg file format.
Accessing the Command
command bar: smexport2d
menu bar: Sheet Metal | Unfold | Export to DXF
toolbar: Sheet Metal | Export to DXF
ribbon: Sheet Metal | Flatten | Export to DXF
Quad cursor menu: Sheet Metal | Export to DXF
Prompts you in the command bar:
Select a flange or lofted bend face to start exporting: (Identify the start face.)
Displays a file dialog box:
Select the file format: dwg or dxf.
SmAssemblyExport - analyzes the assembly structure of the current drawing, executes the SmConvert and SmExport2d commands, and saves the resulting .dxf files with unfolding information in an output folder.
SmExportOSM - exports a sheet metal solid to the .osm (Open Sheet Metal) file format (native for CADMAN-B CAM system).
SmUnfold - creates an unfolded 2D or 3D representation of a sheet metal part.