How to make dynamic springs in solidworks?
How do you make springs go up and down in an assembly in solidworks?
On for example valve springs for an engine.
Sudhir has made one, he also has a tutorial... i remember searching for a way to simulate spring motion, and i found his vid on youtube, way before i knew of grabcad :D there are other ways too but this is the only one that worked in a big assembly for some reason. Keep in mind though that you can only use 2 or 3 of such springs in an over all assembly. I tried putting 8 of them in my engine design and it froze solidworks :P
This is another way, ive tried it and it works fine for small assemblies