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TriMech Tips & Tricks: Sweeps and Threads


TriMech Tips & Tricks: Sweeps and Threads

With Cosmetic and Physical Threads, it’s difficult to decide what works best for your designs and efficiency of the software.

Along with this, sweep features are some of the most challenging commands to understand and use on a part. Sweep and Thread features are most commonly used together to create different configurations to compare each customization of the commands. Because of this, it has been decided to show helpful ways to use both features together. Understanding tips and tricks of Sweeps and Threads will assist you in all your design needs. Even though this subject has been shown before, having an up-to-date version prevents errors and refreshes what you already know.

About This On-Demand Webinar

TriMech Solutions Consultant, Madison Bulla, will introduce key aspects of different threads and sweep features located in SOLIDWORKS. We’ll discuss how Sweep commands can help you create a variety of thread designs and explain a few tricks that can aid in a more efficient design process. From cosmetic threads to physical thread configurations, we will walk through all you need to know about how to create your desired part using sweep features and thread commands accessible to you.

During this On-Demand Webinar you will learn:

  • Different types of physical and cosmetic threads
  • How to use thread commands
  • Using the sweep feature to create threads
  • Overview/Comparison of ways to create threads
    • Mass Properties
    • Performance Evaluation
    • Ease of use