Javelin / TriMech Author

Brandee Videcak

Brandee Videcak is a Client Success Analyst with Javelin/TriMech

How to project a SOLIDWORKS Sketch onto a Curved Surface using Split Line

Sketch on the top plane

Have you ever tried to apply extrude boss or cut on a curved surface in SOLIDWORKS, but not have been successful? We have the solution for you.

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Export Planes in STEP Files

Sometimes, when creating a STEP file to send to a client or a vendor, there are certain elements that are necessary when exporting, such as reference planes. Learn how to export planes in this tech tip.

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Understanding SOLIDWORKS Feature Scope

Highlighted body in green in the graphics area is the specific body enabled for feature scope

The SOLIDWORKS Feature Scope tool within many features in SOLIDWORKS, will allow you to specify which body or bodies are being selected for the desired feature.

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Tab and Slot Feature – Same Parts in One Assembly

The Tab and Slot feature is very handy when it comes to working with models that require parts to be assembled and interlocked. This feature can be used on single bodies, multibody, and parts in the context of an assembly. Not only can you use…

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Repair of SOLIDWORKS File Utilities

solidworks file utilities

In this article, we will go over the steps on how to repair a missing SOLIDWORKS File Utilities Manager in both Windows 10 and Windows 11. As the File Utilities can sometimes be hidden, or not appear at all. We will first take a look…

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