Extrude error in DesignModeler

  • Last Post 02 August 2019
pranav5 posted this 26 July 2019


I'm studying Si die/chip warpage and forces required to flatten them (Image of the schematic is attached). The dimensions of the die are 10,000 um length, 6000 um width and 300-700 um thickness. The die warpage is 0.1-1 um. 

When I sketch such geometry in DesignModeler and try to extrude it along the width, I get:

Error: No profiles could be swept along the selected direction vector

Context: Extrude Feature Extrude2

How can I fix this? 



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peteroznewman posted this 26 July 2019

Please insert images directly into your posts with the Insert Image button.

pranav5 posted this 01 August 2019

Thanks, Peter. I've updated the post as per your suggestion.

rwoolhou posted this 02 August 2019

You've probably run of of significant figures in the CAD tolerance/accuracy.  Try building it so warpage is 1cm, and die length is 10,000 cm.   I assume you can rescale in Mechanical? 

If that doesn't work can you squash the die length (scale) to build the model and then stretch (scale) in Mechanical once it's meshed?