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 how to loft in solidworks
27-11-2013 04:36 . pm   |   View his/her posts only
loft is one of the ways that works well for creating smooth shapes. Here are the process to loft in soidworks.
1. Open a new part with model units set to millimeters.
2. click New and then click Part
3. click Top plane and then click Sketch icon to create a 2D sketch
4. Go to Tools > Sketch Entities > Circle or click at the circle icon to create a circle sketch
5. Click Smart Dimension and then click on circle and set dimension
6. Add two more plane and click View Orientation>Isometric
7. Click plane 1, then sketch and then click the circle icon and finally the Smart Dimension
8. Click plane 2 and repeat step 7
9. Go to Insert > Boss/Base > Loft or click at the Loft icon
10. Click ok icon
11. Then hide plane 1 and 2 and you make it.
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