Strengthening Ribs in Sheetmetal – NEW in SW2012


SOLIDWORKS 2012 has a great NEW feature in Sheetmetal that a lot of people have been asking for over the years. It is the ability to EXCLUDE certain faces from trying to flatten, thus making it possible to create things like strengthening ribs on a bracket.         In the past you could of course model this, but when you tried to get the flat pattern it would fail. Now in SOLIDWORKS 2012 you can EDIT the FLAT […]

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