Creating Functional Threads in SOLIDWORKS

If your threaded part needs to fit with another threaded component, this course will help you prevent costly, time consuming mistakes. The course is focused on SOLIDWORKS, but the methods and references used apply to any CAD program. Software required: SOLIDWORKS 2016.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 22, 2016
Duration
2h 49m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 22, 2016
Duration
2h 49m
Description

Having confidence that generating threaded components that will fit with other threaded components can be challenging. In this course, Creating Functional Threads in SOLIDWORKS, you'll see what steps you can take to gain that confidence. First, you'll see some specifications and definitions of thread standards. Next, you will learn to use reference data and tables to create threaded CAD models. Then, you'll learn ways to finish the ends of your thread and how to inspect the model. After this course, you'll know where to locate thread specifications and how to build a threaded model that is ready to be built as a physical part. Software required: SOLIDWORKS 2016.

About the author
About the author

Adam is the lead Designer for a prototyping company. He works daily with SOLIDWORKS and other CAD applications to create components for evaluation and production. With a diverse background in CAD, reverse engineering, laser scanning, design, 3D printing, and production, he is sure to have some ideas for your next project.