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Rotating curved truss

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Must me missing something, how do you rotate a curved truss in the vertical plane, ie to create a curved proscenium arch?

As soon as it is ungrouped and then grouped it can be rotated, but loses all the truss parametrics.

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Parametric Objects can only be rotated in the 2dTop Plan & 3dTop 'Z' plane.

Ungrouping breaks all the interactive parametric linkages. Only , ungroup then group once you are satisfied with the completed truss object. Then use the Modify>3d Rotate to set the thing in space.

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The curved truss has a checkbox "Draw 3D only" If you select this option the truss will be drawn as a 3D only object and you will be able to rotate using the standard 3D rotation tools.

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Kevin,

Thanks for that, I had tried that check box, but I did not look for the right changes.

That would be useful to have for all Hybrid objects, especially 2d/3d symbols

Mike

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