SOLIDWORKS, 3D CAD, Tech Tips

    Dimensioning Sketches For Symmetry in SOLIDWORKS

    March 11, 2022

    In this article, we will define this hub shape and use a diameter dimension tool to help control the overall dimensions. I'm going to start by editing the sketch and adding a few dimensions. A couple of these, I know, are not your typical diameter dimensions, but I will add a few of the ones that I do know to get started. I also know that I want this to be a certain overall dimension. Let's get started and see how it's done.

    SOLIDWORKS, 3D CAD, Tech Tips

    What is the SketchXpert Tool in SOLIDWORKS?

    November 29, 2018

    How many times have you been adding dimensions or relations to a sketch, and suddenly yellow and red litter your screen! You just over defined your sketch, and hitting undo isn’t always the solution you want. Enter the SketchXpert.