Tech Tip: CR-8000 Design Force Tip Lengthening Patterns


Did you know when editing lengthening patterns in CR-8000 Design Force, you can modify the lengthening pattern, and meet your constraints all in one step?

Here’s how:

  • Enable Intelligent Router buy typing (CTRL- R) on the keyboard, or select the Intelligent Router icon located in the status bar at the bottom of the screen.
  • Select Track, Lengthen from the ribbon
  • Select your lengthening pattern that needs modification.
  • Right Mouse Button, Maintain Length, Meet Constraints.

This way you can move or modify the lengthening pattern and still meet your constraints all in one step. You can also change the mode, or edge style from this assist menu.

Brian Gilman
Brian Gilman
Applications Engineer
Brian Gilman is an applications engineer, supporting customers with CR-8000/CR-5000 training and consulting. He works directly with the customers on a daily basis helping them work through the technical challenges they face. He loves to ski and must be on the first chairlift in the morning to lay down the first tracks on fresh powder.