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1 DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY CAPSULE PROGRAM Funded by NSF grant # Tutorial 02 3D Part Modeling SolidWorks 2010 Copyright 2010 Prof. Zeid

2 3D Part Modeling In this tutorial you learn 3D part modeling and sketch control. We create three parts: pin, rectangular plate, and base plate Pin Step 0: General Planning Strategy: We shall create the part shown in the image below. Listed below the figure are the steps in brief that we must perform to create the part. 1. Create and revolve the profile. 2

3 Creating the Pin Step 1 File New Part 3

4 Step 2 Select Front Plane from the feature manager 4

5 Step 3 Select Front View from view orientation icon 5

6 Step 4 Go to Tools Options 6

7 Step 5 Go to Document properties Units IPS 7

8 The IPS unit is selected for the drawing. The drawing will now have inches as its unit. 8

9 Step 6 Select Sketch Tab Then select Line Icon 2) Select Line Icon 1) Select Sketch Tab 9

10 Step 7 Draw the drawing as per required dimensions When you select line icon a red axis point will appear. Start the drawing from the red point. Once you finish drawing select OK 10

11 Step 8 Go to Features Tab Reference Geometries Axis 11

12 Step 9 4) After drawing axis select ok 1) One line/edge/axis 3) Click mouse here (end point) 2) Click mouse here (start point) 12

13 Step 10 Now we are ready to perform the revolve operation. 13

14 Step 11 Go to Feature Manager and select Sketch Then select Revolved Boss/Base icon 2) Select Revolved Boss/Base icon 1) Select Sketch 14

15 Step 12 1) Select the blue box 2) Select the axis 15

16 Step 13 The rotated entity preview will be shown as in the image below 1) Select Ok 16

17 The rotated entity preview will be shown as in the image below 17

18 The rotated entity preview will be shown as in the image below 18

19 The dimensions of the pin are shown in the image below. 19

20 Rectangular Plate General Planning Strategy We shall create the part shown in the image below. Listed below the figure are the steps in brief that we must perform to create the part. 2. Create the profile and extrude it to create the plate. 3. Create the hole. 20

21 Step 1 Create the part file and draw the rectangle according to required dimensions. For creating part file and drawing refer to the pin tutorial. 21

22 Step2 After completing the drawing change the view to isometric and select OK. 1) Select Isometric view 2) Select Ok 22

23 Step 3 Select sketch from the Feature Manager. 23

24 Step 4 Select Extruded Boss/Base from Features Tab. Enter the dimension as 3 inches. 1) Select Extruded Boss/base 3) Select OK 2) Enter dimension as 3 inches 24

25 Preview of the rectangular plate. 25

26 Step 5 Select the top plane of the rectangular plate. 26

27 Step 6 Go to View Icon and select Normal To option 27

28 Step 7 Select Circle Icon. 28

29 Step 8 Draw a circle of diameter 1 inch. Adjust the placement of the circle using smart dimension option. Tutorial 1 has the steps on how to use the smart dimension option. 1) After drawing the circle select OK 29

30 Preview of the Rectangular plate. 30

31 Step 9 Select sketch from the Feature Manager. 31

32 Step 10 Go to Features Tab Extruded Boss/base. Select the option Through All. 1) Select the option Through all 32

33 Preview of the completed Rectangular Plate. 33

34 This completes the model. Shown below is the dimensioned drawing view of the model that we just created. 34

35 Base Plate General Planning Strategy We shall create the part shown in the image below. Listed below the figure are the steps in brief that we must perform to create the part. 4. Create the profile and extrude it to create the plate. 5. Create the hole. 35

36 Step 1 Create the part file and draw the figure according to required dimensions. For creating part file and drawing refer to the pin tutorial. 36

37 Step 2 View the drawing in Isometric View. Select sketch from the Feature Manager. 37

38 Step 3 Go to Features Tab Extruded Boss/base and extrude the figure to a length of 3 inches. Select Ok (green tick mark on top right corner) to complete extrusion. 38

39 Preview of the extruded part. 39

40 Step 4 Select the plane as shown in the figure below. 40

41 Step 5 Select Normal To option from the View Icon. 41

42 Step 6 Draw a circle of diameter 1 inch. Position the circle using smart dimension option. Follow the steps given in the tutorial for rectangular plate on how to use the smart dimension option. Select OK to complete the process. 42

43 Step 7 Select the circle sketch from the Feature Manager Window. 43

44 Step 8 Go to Features Tab Extruded Boss/base and use the option Through All. Select OK to complete the extrusion. 44

45 Preview of the completed model. 45

46 This completes the model. Shown below is the dimensioned drawing view of the model that we just created. Save the models with the name pin, rectangular plate and base plate. 46

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