SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Plastic Sled Tutorial


Plastic Sled: This sled incorporates some flowing curves along the length of the sled that step downward to create an interesting, cascading side wall. The inside of this sled is modeled from a block and then shelled on the outside of the block to create the thickness of the wall.

Download: Plastic Sled
Complexity: Moderate
Features: Boss extrude, loft, split line, surface offset, thicken, fillet, draft, and shell

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DraftSight Download: In conjunction with DraftSight, Dassault Systèmes’ 2D CAD product, the 2D drawing(.dwg) file of the Plastic Sled tutorial is now available for download here.


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