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Control Hole Wizard, Toolbox From A Common Database - SolidWorks tutorial
A look at how to set up, configure and share these databases with other users.
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This tutorial will use "link3slide.SLDPRT" from the parts.zip file. You can use these techniques on any part though. The steps in this tutorial are similar to the steps in the dimensioning tutorial. The more you understand solidworks the more you realize that even the most complex parts are made and changed in a similar fashion to the steps in these tutorials.
Bill Of Material Miscellaneous Items (video)
A common issue when working with a SolidWorks Bill of Material is miscellaneous items (such as Paint) that are entered manually into the BOM Table will be removed if the Automatic update of BOM option is selected. The best practice for adding miscellaneous items to a BOM is to insert a blank Part into the Assembly with the required Custom Properties attached.
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Solidworks For The Sheet Metal Guy - Course 2: Hole Patterns And Notches
Editorial Review Holes, patterns, and cutouts occur frequently in sheet metal parts and their creation is crucial to modeling these parts. "SolidWorks for the Sheet Metal Guy - Course 2: Hole Patterns and Notches" shows numerous methods to create the commonly used holes, punching shapes, and patterns. Learn how to create line, grid, arc, and BHC patterns. Maintain design intent of a hole pattern using a Fill Pattern. Learn how to use and customize the SolidWorks Design Library, allowing you to create and use standard shapes and even your own forming tools and special shapes for use on all your SolidWorks sheet metal parts.
SolidWorks Tip: Combine Isolate and Show Hidden Components
Video showing ability to select components for viewing directly in graphics window.