In order to add depth and dimension to a drawing in Solidworks, you can use the Extrude tool. This will create a 3D model from a 2D sketch. You can also use the Sweep tool to create a surface from a 2D sketch.
In this tutorial, we will go over the steps you need to follow when using these tools.
- In order to add depth and dimension, you must change the Extrude settings before applying it on your 2D sketch
- To create a surface from your 2D sketch, apply the Sweep tool before moving on with your desired settings
- There are some limitations when using these tools according to their option set
- When using these tools, it is important that you maintain a proper workflow of planning and organizing