Javelin / TriMech Author

Caleb Overcash

Creating a Multi-Thickness Shell in SOLIDWORKS

Have you ever needed to create a thin-walled part, but certain walls needed to be thicker than others? If you’ve tried creating this with more basic 3D modeling tools and keep getting stuck, this article is for you! We are going to take a lofted…

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Creating a Simple Loft Feature in SOLIDWORKS

loft feature in solidworks

Creating a simple Loft Feature in SOLIDWORKS is not as difficult as you may think. However, there is some setup involved and a few things to be aware of to ensure the desired result. So, if you have been trying to create a Loft Feature,…

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Using the Width Mate in SOLIDWORKS Assemblies

width mate in SOLIDWORKS

Creating an assembly in SOLIDWORKS is an essential part of verifying the functionality of any design, but what holds that assembly together? Mates! Mates are the glue that hold each assembly component together, and with those mates there are several different options to choose from….

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Full Round Fillet in SOLIDWORKS

Full Round Fillets in SOLIDWORKS

The Full Round Fillet in SOLIDWORKS is one of four main fillet types available to users. Those four options are Constant Size Fillet, Variable Size Fillet, Face Fillet, and Full Round Fillet. The Full Round Fillet option is unique in the fact that it only…

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