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Three-Dimensional Modeling (Using SolidWorks)
Winter Quarter 2018
 
 
Instructional Videos 
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Video 25, Online SolidWorks - Hammer Head – Tour of the Lofted Boss/Base & Lofted Cut with Options. In this video we will look at all the ins and outs of the Lofted Boss/Base feature exploring the various options and what they do while designing the head of a hammer.  EXTRA CREDIT IF YOU CREATE THIS PART - 20pts (as a reward for reading and performing the exercises on the website).


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Video 26, Online SolidWorks - Hammer Handle – Lofted Boss/Base and Lofted Cut Features with Options. How to Model a contoured Hammer Handle or a similar form.  In this video we will discuss the application of the Lofted Boss/Base Feature using various Profile Sketches and Guide Curves to drive our design.  COMING SOON


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Video 27, Online SolidWorks - How to Model a Fender, or Similar Form, using Sweep and Loft Features, In this video we will set up the Swept Boss/Base feature by working on some complex sketches for the path and profile then sweeping it down our path to complete our Wheel Guard.  We’ll then set up our Guide Curves and our Loft Profiles for our Lofted Boss/Base Feature to finish things off.


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Video 30, Online SolidWorks - Part Configurations – Short Tour – Sarrus Hinge Plate – A Part with in a Part. Its like a Part Within a Part.  In this video you will see how to create different SolidWorks part configurations using your Sarrus Mechanism Hinge Plate part model.  With a lot of shared geometry, there is no need to create different parts.  Instead, with hinge elements on all 4 sides of the part we will cut portions of those elements from the model then suppress or unsuppress these features for each configuration we create.

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8 SolidWorks, How To Apply a Tangent Sketch Relation to Fully Define a Sketch - Dispenser Handle Model


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9 How To Use the “Direction of Extrusion” Option with the Extruded Boss/Base Feature


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Student Help on the Sarrus Wheel Guard - Sweep Profile Wrong Direction


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5 - SolidWorks, How To Apply a Sketch Relation to Existing Model Geometry – Tangent Sketch Relation - Sarrus Wheel Guard


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6 - SolidWorks, How To Correct a Dangling Error Sketch Relation When Suppressing a Feature - Hinge Plate Configurations


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7 SolidWorks, How To Fix an Overdefined Sketch That has the Correct Dimensions - Sarrus Wheel Guard


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Week 4 - Student Help on Sarrus Wheel, Revolved Boss/Base - Getting the Right Mass Properties


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Week 4 - Student Help on Sarrus Wheel Guard, Fixing a Bulging Loft Feature