Select FileNew from the menu.
Create a new Part document, selecting any template if using the Advanced interface.
Select from the menu ToolsOptionsDocument PropertiesDetailing.
Make sure the ANSI standard is selected.
Change to the Units page.
Change the unit system to IPS, inches, with 3 decimal places, using millimeters as the dual units, with 2 decimal places. Set angular units to Degrees with 1 decimal place.
Change to the Grid/Snap page.
Turn off Display grid.
Change to the Image Quality page.
Move the slider 2/3 of the way to the right, so it is closer to High. Make sure the Save tessellation with part document option is on.
Click OK to save the settings and exit the Tools, Options dialog.
RMB (right mouse button) on the Materials entry in the FeatureManager, and select 1060 Alloy from the list.
From the menu select FileProperties, and click the Custom tab.
Add a property called material of type Text. In the Value / Text Expression column, click the down arrow and select Material from the list. Notice that the Evaluated Value shows 1060 Alloy.
Add another property called description and give it a default value of Description. At this point, the window should look like Figure 1.26.
FIGURE 1.26 Setting up Custom Properties
Click OK to close the Summary Information window.
Change the names of the standard planes by clicking them twice slowly or clicking
once and pressing F2. Rename them to Front, Top, and Side, respectively.