Convert Solid to Sheetmetal

Q.

How do I convert a block to a 5-sided sheet metal box with a bottom, 4 sides, and a flanged top with the “convert to sheet metal” tool?

Shane Price, Preformed Line Products

A.

Using Sheetmetal Application, first Shell the block and then apply the conversion.

Gavin B. Rumble PE, Solid Engineering

sheetmetal_conversion

(146)