Learn about using a sketch to make a solid model.
- [Instructor] Now that I have my sketch created,…I need to create my initial solid.…You'll notice that in Part Design…some of the features are grayed out.…The pad feature is currently active.…The pocket feature is currently grayed out.…And the reason behind this is…pad creates and adds material.…Pocket creates and removes material.…Currently I do not have any material…to remove anything from,…thus the pocket is not active.…So here, I'm going to select pad.…
Once I select my pad…it's asking me what do I want to pad out?…So I need to specify my profile.…Once I pick my sketch,…pad takes that into account.…And now I enter in the size of my pad.…I can manually enter in my input.…I can grab the limit and drag it out.…And I have various other options…contained here within my pad definition.…So now that I have pad specified to the size that I want,…I simply select OK.…
And you'll notice that in the tree,…I have my pad.…The parent is Sketch.1…and it is nested underneath the pad.…This in indicating, this is the parent,…the pad is the child.…
- Working with the CATIA v5 UI
- Understanding the menus
- Part visualizations
- Part design workflow
- Creating a sketch
- Basic editing
- Creating and editing sketch curves
- Part design
- Measures and analysis
- Building a project
Skill Level Beginner
Rapid Prototyping for Product Designwith Gabriel Corbett1h 38m Appropriate for all
Product Design: From Sketch to CADwith Jean Gorospe1h 16m Intermediate
Design Foundations: Physical Materialswith Scott Clear1h 31m Appropriate for all
1. Introduction to CATIA v5
2.The CATIA v5 User Interface
3. Part Design Workflow
4. Sketch Options and Settings
5. Creating and Editing Sketch Curves
6. Part Design
7. Measures and Analysis
8. Building a Product
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