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Sheet metal cylinder with bends - how to model?

By Plamen Cherkezov on 03 Apr 20:49 1 answer 865 views 3 comments

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

Thanks!

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  • Sergey Efremov
    Sergey Efremov over 2 years ago

    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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