Tutorial - TopDown Design on SolidEdge ST3

Welcome to my tutorial, for a TopDown design experience...

  1. Step 1:

    Download "Starting Assembly" on one of the following links :
    Tutorial - TopDown Design on SolidEdge ST3

  2. Step 2:

    Go to the head of Assembly : 01-Tuto_SolidEdge_Asm.asm
    You will found two sketches on the head of assembly.

  3. Step 3:

    - Right mouse on the first sketch.
    - Select "copy sketch" .... and go to next step

  4. Step 4:

    - Select to destination part for copy (02-Tuto_SolidEdge_Part-1-Cap.par)
    - Ensure "Link to file" is check.

  5. Step 5:

    - Repeat the two last steps, to the second sketch,
    and this time, link it to : 03-Tuto_SolidEdge_Part-2-Inner.par

  6. Step 6:

    Now, your sketches are linked to the respective parts.
    Note : It is possible to link the same sketch to different parts...

  7. Step 7:

    Save all files.

  8. Step 8:

    Go to : 02-Tuto_SolidEdge_Part-1-Cap.par

  9. Step 9:

    You will find the linked sketch...

  10. Step 10:

    Make a revolution of the sketch (360°)

  11. Step 11:

    Save part and return to assembly

  12. Step 12:

    - Go to : 03-Tuto_SolidEdge_Part-2-Inner.par

  13. Step 13:

    Make a revolution of the sketch (360°)

  14. Step 14:

    Save part and return to assembly.
    You will see this on your screen

  15. Step 15:

    Now, try to modify : SKETCH_1_CAP, by change the external radius dimension (15 mm > 30mm).
    In our case, sketches have been constrained for this... you will see that the inner have follow the cap modifications.