SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Keg

This is a wooden beer keg complete with staves, heads, hoops, bung holes and a spigot. The Intersect command is used to help create the barrel shaped using surfaces as the cutting tool. This part implements the use of shared sketches to make the part creation more efficient and easier to modify.

Features: Extrude, Surface Revolve, Intersect, Split, Mirror, Move/Copy Bodies, Chamfer, Revolve, Surface Cut, Draft, Move Face, Wrap, Fillet

Complexity: Moderate

Download this moderate file to discover more about about the components of a traditional wooden barrel and a working spigot. Want to learn more? You can view the full list of previous Part Reviewer Tutorials here.

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