How to add M14 Bolts SolidWorks' Toolbox?


Creating M14 Bolts via toolbox. You may add nuts with same way.

  1. Step 1:

    Go to "C:\SolidWorks Data\lang\English" (or location you'd chaged while installation) and open SWBrowser.mdb file with MS Access

  2. Step 2:

    Find Table "ISO_DATA_BS_HBOLT4017" or any table for other standarts and add a new line for new size with the values* shown.

    * CBORE_DIA value found in Matlab with curvefit toolbox using existing values because I cound find any information about Counterbore Diameter in standart tables.

  3. Step 3:

    Find table "ISO_DATA_BS_HBOLT4017_LENGTHS" and bolt lenghts for new size.

  4. Step 4:

    Now you may generate M14 bolt from toolbox.

  5. Step 5:

    Checking dimensions of bolt.

  6. Step 6:

    Creating Counterbore Hole via Hole Wizard.

  7. Step 7:

    Checking Conterbore and Bolt in an assembly.


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