To remove a dimension from a drawing: Select a dimension and press Delete. Be careful not to delete any dimension that has a reference, such as one used in a note. Search ‘Deleting Dimensions’ in the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base.
How do you reset dimensions in Solidworks?
- Select the object and click Edit > Object > Reset Size.
- Right-click the object and select Reset Size.
How do you Foreshorten a dimension in Solidworks?
You can foreshorten (or clip) linear dimensions in any type of drawing view. To foreshorten linear dimensions: Right-click the side of the dimension to foreshorten and click Display Options > Foreshorten.
How do you make an O ring groove in Solidworks?
To create an O-ring groove, click the O-Ring Grooves tab.
- In the FeatureManager design tree, expand the groove feature.
- Right-click the sketch under the feature and select Edit Sketch. The sketch opens for editing. …
- Add dimensions and relations to the sketch to define its position.
- Exit the sketch.
Can you dimension on a section view?
Dimensioning the interior features would require dimensioning to hidden lines which is poor practiced. The problem is eliminated by creating a sectional view which shows the interior details. Once this view has been created, you can dimension the interior details in the sectional view to complete the drawing.
How do you find the diameter of a circle in Solidworks?
Click Measure (Tools toolbar) or Tools > Evaluate > Measure. When you select a vertex or sketch point, the x, y, and z coordinates are displayed. When the Measure tool is not active, commonly-used measurements for selected entities appear in the status bar. Select to specify custom measurement units and precision.