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    Rotation Error

    Hello evryone,

    I'm having troubles with the rotation of a simple extrusion. ( In a Metric Generic Model )

    I made this extrusion with a different centerpoint where it is supposed to rotate. and added here a reference line to make the rotation work -> see image 1
    After that I Loaded this family ( Metric Genreric Model ) in another Family ( Also Metric Generic ) .
    Here i added the Parametric parameter to make a instance of that rotation. -> image 2

    The rotation works perfectly , as demonstration i setted a rotation on 90░, 10░ and 50░.
    But as soon as i put the angle on 0░ or 180░, the model isn't centered anymore and rotates however it wants .. -> Image 5

    Any suggestions ?

    Thank you in advance !
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    Rotation is tricky. Try looking here:
    Simply Complex: ROTATION RIGS THAT DO NOT USE THE ANGLUAR DIMENSION

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    Rotation is tricky. Try looking here:
    http://therevitcomplex.blogspot.com/2012/04/rotation-rigs-that-do-not-use-angluar.html

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    Looks like a great help.
    I'll try it right away.
    Thank you!

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    Seems like nesting the family for each movement did the trick..

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