MicroStation CONNECT Edition Help

To Place a Hole

  1. Select the Place Hole tool ( Modeling > Solids > Features ).

    The Place Hole tool settings window opens.

  2. Select the Hole Type, Drill and Direction.
    Tip: See the description of the Hole Type setting in the Hole tool topic.
  3. Key in the value for the Diameter.
  4. Modify other hole settings as required.
  5. Select the solid.

    As you move the pointer around the solid, the hole is displayed dynamically on each surface that the pointer passes over.

  6. When the hole is displayed in the correct location, enter a data point on the solid to define the hole’s center.

    Left: Placing a simple hole | Center: Placing a counterbore hole | Right: Placing a countersink hole