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Three-Dimensional Modeling (Using SolidWorks)
Fall Quarter 2017
 
 
Instructional Videos 
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Video 33, SolidWorks, How to Create a Fan Blade and Pattern, or Similar Form, Using Solid & Surface Lofts and Pattern (Optional). In this video we will show you how to create a fan blade pattern or similar form using both a simple solid loft (Lofted Boss/Base) and in comparison a Surface Loft with Thickness and the advantages of each.  We will also delve into how to create some of the loft profile sketches. 

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Video 34, SolidWorks, How to Convert a Part with Bends into a Sheet Metal Part, with a Flat Pattern (Optional). In this video we will show you some basics on how to convert a part that resembles something that can be made out of sheet metal and convert it into a Sheet Metal part in SolidWorks

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Video 35, SolidWorks, Spur Gear Design Project, Pinion Gear, Gear Wheel, Base Plate and Assembly. In this video, you learn what you need to do before you start the Spur Gear Design Project and what to do afterward to get the Physical Dynamics Motion that you need.

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Video 36, SolidWorks, How to Create a Design Table automating Configurations for your Part, a Short Tour.  In this video we will have a short lesson on how to create a Design Table, on a simple SolidWorks Part file.  A Design Table allows for the easy management and the generation of new Part Configurations by changing cell values in an embedded Excel spread sheet. 

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Video 37, SolidWorks, The Versatile Rib Feature, The Quick and Easy Down and Out Feature.  In this video we will apply the Rib Feature, the Versatile Quick and Easy Down and Out SolidWorks Feature.  With a minimal amount of sketch geometry, typically lines and arcs, and underdefined at first, you can concurrently extend a line to existing model surfaces and at 90 degrees to that line, add a thickness and extrude that line up or down to the next surface it encounters.      

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Guidance on the FDS Section of the Grade Sheet - What's my Grade Gonna Be?  

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