SOLIDWORKS Tech Tip: Creating Fill Patterns

While there are many pattern features that can be used to replicate geometry, the Fill Pattern command allows you to fill a specified area with that pattern. This patterning command is unique in that the number of patterns and layout is automatically determined based on the defined area. This area can be adjusted by setting the margin values, and a variety of patterning types are available to create custom layouts. Check out the video below to learn more!

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