CATIA V5: How to Apply a Breakout View to Multiple Drawing Views

A breakout view applied to any drawing view can be applied to multiple views (e.g. Isometric or Projection Views) without having to redefine the breakout perimeter and/or depth. The following steps can be used to apply a single breakout view to multiple drawing views:

1) Apply and define a breakout view
 

Figure 1: Before and after a breakout view is applied to a drawing view

Figure 1: Before and after a breakout view is applied to a drawing view


Figure 2: Breakout view depth definition
Figure 2: Breakout view depth definition

 
2) Create a new drawing view to which the breakout view will be applied.

Figure 3: Isometric view of the part

Figure 3: Isometric view of the part

 
3) MB3 the border of the drawing view with the breakout. Go to 'Front view object', and select 'Apply Breakout To'.

Figure 4: Selecting the 'Apply Breakout To' option

Figure 4: Selecting the 'Apply Breakout To' option

 
4) Select the drawing view that you would like to apply the breakout view to. 

Figure 5: Breakout view applied to secondary drawing view

Figure 5: Breakout view applied to secondary drawing view