SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Shark Cage Tutorial

Shark Cage: This Shark Week featured model is a Shark Cage. The Weldment design tool creates the structural members from sketch segments that make up the cage. Mirror and Linear Pattern is used to duplicate the bars on the cage and build the enclosure. Floats and a hinged door are included with this shark cage design.

Download: Shark Cage
Complexity: Moderate
Features: Weldment, Linear Pattern, Trim/Extend, Mirror, Combine

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New Feature: In conjunction with DraftSight, our 2D CAD product, we now offer the 2D drawing(.DWG) file of the Shark Cage here.


Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. SolidWorks products are easy to learn and use, and work together to help you design products better, faster, and more cost-effectively. The SolidWorks focus on ease-of-use allows more engineers, designers and other technology professionals than ever before to take advantage of 3D in bringing their designs to life.