How to make flexed text in SolidWorks?


In this tutorial you will find how to create flexed text in SolidWorks.

  1. Step 1:

    Create a sketch on a plane(Front Plane for example)

  2. Step 2:

    Starting from the origin, create a construction line with any dimension.

  3. Step 3:

    Draw some text on that construction line.

  4. Step 4:

    Extrude the text at a random height(1 mm for example).

  5. Step 5:

    Go to Insert -> Features -> Flex

  6. Step 6:

    From the Flex command tree choose Bending on the Flex Input tab.
    Select the text you created earlier.
    Enter an angle and click OK.

  7. Step 7:

    The result should be similar with the image below.