Solidworks arc length. Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing symbols learning solidworks 2010 created date. Introduction advantages of solidworks sheet metal tools design intent for sheet metal fabrication specified tools for sheet metal operations and common features bend factor k factor calculations visual aids flatten features link features to sheet thickness automatically closed corners. Do you know how to do slot sketching in solidworks graphics area. I have seen many users struggling with this and they figure out either by calculating or they go to measure tool in evaluate tab.
Hello ankit to measure length of arc in catia v5. Go to sketch and select rectangle button from command manager. Solidworks viewer is a simple free sldprt viewer with ample tools to just view sldprt filesalong with sldprt you can view sldasm and slddrw files here. In addition to what jd said which is how you dimension the arc length if you are in the partnot the sketch and are trying to measure a circular edge use the measure tool.
The conventional length or radius can be view by clicking on the selected edge but this function has it own limitation. The slot tool contains mainly two types and are straight and arc slots. In the 7th part of solidworks tutorial you are going see how to straight and arc slots which are explained with aid of images and also explains the slot property manager in detail. Ii in some cases you might need to assign the arc length dimension.
Select the edge you want to measure. One most important tool in solidworks is measure toolsmeasure it can measure for you in realtime point to point point to edge and point face vice versa. So measure tool is very useful and frequently use.