Tutorial - Sketched bend feature (Sheet metal) in SolidWorks?

Here is the tutorial.

  1. Step 1:

    Start SolidWorks in part mode.

  2. Step 2:

    Top plane>>Sketch.

  3. Step 3:

    Make this sketch.

  4. Step 4:

    Exit the sketch. Now click base flange/tab under sheet metal tab.

  5. Step 5:

    Select the sketch and click OK.

  6. Step 6:

    Now the base of the sheet metal has been generated.

  7. Step 7:

    Under sheet metal tab select Sketched bend.

  8. Step 8:

    Select the top face of the base.

  9. Step 9:

    Draw a line across which the bend has to be done.

  10. Step 10:

    Exit the sketch and select the fixed portion of the base.

  11. Step 11:

    Click OK and the bend is generated.