CATIA V5: Changing the Co-Ordinate Axis System Representation Size

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In the part design workbench users often have difficulty seeing the coordinate axis system. The following is a quick hint enabling users to control the coordinate axis system display size, allowing for a more comfortable CATIA experience.

In the part design workbench users often have difficulty seeing the coordinate axis system. The following is a quick hint enabling users to control the coordinate axis system display size, allowing for a more comfortable CATIA experience.

To change the Axis System display size

Go to: Tools > Options  > Infrastructure > Part Infrastructure > Display and look under ‘Display In Geometry Area’ To adjust the size, control the slider labelled ‘Axis system display size (in mm)’ The Axis System display can vary between 1mm – 100mm.


Figure 1: Location of Axis System display size controls

 


Figure 2: Axis system display size comparison (10mm on the left and 50mm on the right)

 

 

 

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Amit Patel
Technical Specialist