Automatically creates the flat holder surface based on size of the flange edge.

  1. On the ribbon, click the Die Design tab.
  2. In the Flange Die section of the ribbon, click the Holder icon.

  3. Click the Flat icon.

  4. In the guide bar, select the Flange Part object to assign to the flat holder:
    Selectable flange edges turn blue.

  5. In the guide bar, choose a selection method.
    If you select this method Then do this
    Chain selection (default) Click an edge and all connected edges are selected automatically.
    Tangent selection Click an edge and the tangent edge is also selected automatically.
    Single selection Click an edge.
    Standard selection When you click an edge, all connected edges are automatically selected.
  6. Select the Flange Edges.

  7. Right-click to confirm your selection.
    The new flat holder is created.
  8. Adjust the flat holder size and position using the white arrows.

  9. Right-click and mouse through the check mark to exit, or double-right-click.