How To Quickly Center Your Model In xShape | Tech Tip Tuesday

We’re diving into the world of subdivision modeling and xShape this Tech Tip Tuesday!


SOLIDWORKS xShape is a browser-based design tool that allows you to create organic, complex shapes quickly, with the help of the symmetry option.

However, sometimes your model may not be centered relative to the plane you want, preventing you from using the symmetry option effectively. Learn how to quickly center your model on xShape relative to a plane, and quickly use the symmetry option on that same plane.

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