Plamen Cherkezov

Sheet metal cylinder with bends - how to model?

Question by Plamen Cherkezov

Hello guys,
I'm having trouble modeling this Sheet metal cylinder with 4 bends in SW 2014. Could you please share your experience?


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Sergey Efremov
Answered on 4 Apr, 2015 08:07 PM

A cylinder or truncated cone is very easily set in SW2014.
1 - Draw a sketch for the revolved boss.
2- Make a revolved boss on of 359.5 deg. a little to late to detail was not uniform.
3 - insert -> sheet metal -> bends. specify the edge of the cylinder gap. Click OK ! anything more you need not enter.
In the tree you will see a scan of your model of the cylinder.

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