Create 3D Models from 2D Sketches with SolidWorks


show more Two quick and easy ways to edit the corners on the sketch level is by adding chamfered and fillet corners. This video shows you how to quickly edit your corners in SolidWorks by applying fillets and chamfers to a sketch with the Fillet and Sketch Chamfer tools. You will also learn how to change values and add dimensions for a simple way to edit your design by altering the corners of each component. show less
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Applying fillets and chamfers to a sketch

If you want to add rounded or chamfered corners to your sketches, they have a couple great tools within SolidWorks sketch tools to do so. Let's go up to Sketch, click on Fill it which is this one here. Click on that and come down here and type in the size of the fill that you'd like to use. I'm going to go ahead and type in 0.25. And then click on Entities to Fillet, which is a pretty simple command. There's two ways to actually choose the entities. You can choose one as the corner, and just click on the point, and it adds the little example, what it's going to do. Or you can pick the first line, and the second line, and again it does exactly the same thing.

So either pick a point, or pick a line to another line. And it adds a fillet. When you're happy with all those fillets, you can go ahead and click on OK. If, before you're okay with it, go ahead, you can also change those values here, using the up and down arrows. You have the option to keep constrained corners, which mea...

Applying fillets and chamfers to a sketch
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Two quick and easy ways to edit the corners on the sketch level is by adding chamfered and fillet corners. This video shows you how to quickly edit your corners in SolidWorks by applying fillets and chamfers to a sketch with the Fillet and Sketch Chamfer tools. You will also learn how to change values and add dimensions for a simple way to edit your design by altering the corners of each component.

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