2 day course, $799

Sheet Metal teaches you how to build sheet metal parts using SOLIDWORKS mechanical design automation software. Building standalone sheet metal parts, and converting conventional parts to sheet metal, including in assembly context, are covered.

Recommended Prerequisites:
- Attended SOLIDWORKS Essentials or equivalent level of knowledge
- At least one month of experience using the software

SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal Training

SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal Training

The topics covered in this course are: 

About This Course 
Windows 7 
Use of Color

Lesson 1: Sheet Metal Flange Method 
What are Sheet Metal Parts? 
Sheet Metal Methods 
Base Flange 
Flat Pattern 
Edge Flanges 
Editing Sheet Metal Settings 
Cuts in Sheet Metal 
Break Corner 
Sheet Metal Costing 
Sheet Metal Parts in Drawings

Lesson 2: Sheet Metal Convert Method 
Sheet Metal Conversion Topics 
Converting to Sheet Metal 
Imported Geometry to Sheet Metal 
Using the Rip Feature 
Adding Bends in Place of Sharp Corners 
Sheet Metal Features 
Making Changes 
Adding a Welded Corner

Lesson 3: Multibody Sheet Metal Parts 
Methods to Create Multibody Sheet Metal Parts 
Creating Multibodies by Sketching 
Miter Flange 
The Cut List Folder 
Cuts using Multibodies 
Patterning Sheet Metal Bodies 
Sheet Metal Properties 
Multibody Drawings 
Using Mirror and Insert Part 
Interfering Bodies 
Exporting Sheet Metal Bodies 
Using Split

Lesson 4: Sheet Metal Forming Tools 
Modifying an Existing Forming Tool 
Creating a Custom Forming Tool

Lesson 5: Additional Sheet Metal Features and Techniques 
Swept Flange 
Using Symmetry 
Additional Modeling Techniques 
In-Context Methods 
Process Plans