How do you use the revolved boss base in SolidWorks?

Create a sketch that contains one or more profiles and a centerline, line, or edge to use as the axis around which the feature revolves. Click one of the following revolve tools: Revolved Boss/Base (Features toolbar) or Insert > Boss/Base > Revolve. Revolved Cut (Features toolbar) or Insert > Cut > Revolve.

How to use Lofted Boss/Base

  1. Click New. Click Part, OK.
  2. Click Top Plane and click on Sketch.
  3. Click Circle, sketch a circle start at origin.
  4. Exit sketch.
  5. Click Top Plane and click Features>Reference Geometry>Plane.
  6. Click on Plane 1, click Sketch.
  7. Click Circle, sketch a circle start at origin.
  8. Click on Plane 2, click Sketch.

Also, how do you extrude a curve in SolidWorks? Projected Curve

  1. John Burrill Jan 3, 2007 7:59 PM. CREATE A 3d SKETCH. Select your projected curve and do a ‘convert entities’ hit the extrude button and specify an edge to indicate the direction of extrusion (see attached image)
  2. Tim Houser Jan 4, 2007 11:31 AM. J. Binczarowski,

Then, what is lofted cut in SolidWorks?

Loft cut is a Solidworks features tool which helps to cut or remove materials between two or more profiles. It is just like Loft Boss or Base tool, but main difference is that Boss feature used to add material between profiles and Loft cut used to remove materials between them.

How do you sweep in SolidWorks?

To create a sweep:

  1. Sketch a closed, non-intersecting profile on a plane or a face. If you use guide curves:
  2. Create the path for the profile to follow. Use a sketch, existing model edges, or curves.
  3. Click one of the following:
  4. In the PropertyManager:
  5. Set the other PropertyManager options.
  6. Click OK .

What is the base feature?

The first feature you create while building a part is called the base feature; you construct the remainder of the part by adding more features that either modify or add detail to the base feature.

What is a revolve feature?

About the Revolve Feature. Revolve is a method of defining three-dimensional geometry by revolving a sketched section around a centerline. Use the Revolve tool to create a solid or surface feature, and to add or remove material. You can create the following revolve types: • Revolved protrusion—Solid, Thickened.

How do you make a sphere in Solidworks?

Creating a Solid Sphere Create a new sketch. Draw a circle with a line intersecting it directly through the centre point. Trim one side of the circle away, leaving the central sketch line as solid. Create a Revolve Boss/Base. Direction Angle should be set to 360° Accept the feature.

How do I rotate a circle in Solidworks?

In outlined form, here are our steps: Select a sketch plane (such as the Front Plane) Sketch a semicircle. Go to the Features tab on the CommandManager. Select “Revolve Boss/Bass” Select the line in the semicircle as the axis of revolution. Specify your revolution amount, then press the green check to generate the sphere.

How many sketches are required to create a simple swept feature?

The SOLIDWORKS Sweep feature has been improving over the years; unlike Extrude the Sweep feature requires at least two sketches to be selected, namely the Profile and Path.