SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Assembly Motion in a Part

Assembly Motion in a Part: Did you know that a part file can simulate motion in real time just like an assembly? Utilizing Instant 3D and the Traction feature, a Music Box mechanism comes to life as the Crank is turned. Traction simulates gears in a sketch and is used in this model to turn the Drum. Simply enable Instant 3D and drag the Crank Handle to watch the model animate.

Download: Assembly Motion in a Part

Complexity: Moderate

Features: Traction, 3D Sketch, Blocks, Vary Sketch Pattern, Extruded Boss/Base, Cut Extrude, Hole Wizard, Revolved Boss/Base, Sketch Driven Pattern, Plane


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