How to make square thread profile with specific dimension in SW?

Tutorial - how to make square thread profile in SW?

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It's very simple. make a helix around the bolt. Place a plane at the bottom of the helix. draw a square profile on it. make it coincident with the helix and then sweep it.

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You can control the start angle of the helix, you can set the angle so that it crosses a standard plane, 0 degrees, 90 degrees etc. will save you having to create the additional plane.

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