How to Create Helical Model


After the creating the helical curve, sketch a rectangle on a plane normal to the helix, preferably at the starting point. Sweep this rectangle along the curve and you will have your screw thread surface.
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  1. Step 1:

    The helical curve will be as below.

  2. Step 2:

    Sketch a rectangle at the base.

  3. Step 3:

    Sweep the sketch along the curve..

  4. Step 4:

    And your model is ready.


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