Tutorial - Curve driven pattern in SolidWorks?

Here is the Tutorial.

  1. Step 1:

    Start SolidWorks in Part mode.

  2. Step 2:

    Top plane>>sketch and draw a circle of 140mm dia.

  3. Step 3:

    Extrude it by 10mm. Select the top face and sketch.

  4. Step 4:

    Make a circle of radius 5mm.

  5. Step 5:

    Extrude cut it.

  6. Step 6:

    Top face >>sketch.

  7. Step 7:

    Draw a spline from the center of the circular cut.

  8. Step 8:

    Select curve driven pattern.

  9. Step 9:

    Select spline as the direction1.

  10. Step 10:

    Select extrude cut as the feature to be patterned.

  11. Step 11:

    Check equal spacing and no. of instance to 4.

  12. Step 12:

    Click OK and we have the curve driven pattern.