Cosmetic Threads in a SOLIDWORKS Drawing


Having threads in a part vastly increases the part size and hence increases the rebuild time considerably, lagging performance consequently.  For this reason, it is much more advisable to use cosmetic threads in the place of actual threading.  Cosmetic threads have the appearance of the actual thread and contain all the information needed to produce that thread.  Threaded or not, parts mate and act the same exact way in SOLIDWORKS so putting on a cosmetic thread gives you the best […]

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