How do you add a relation in SolidWorks?
(Dimensions/Relations toolbar) or Tools > Relations > Add to create geometric relations (such as tangent or perpendicular) between sketch entities, or between sketch entities and planes, axes, edges, or vertices. You can choose whether geometric relations are automatically created as you create sketch entities.
How do I make two points horizontal in SolidWorks?
Creating Horizontal Dimensions
- In an open sketch, click Horizontal Dimension. (Dimensions/Relations toolbar) or Tools > Dimensions > Horizontal. …
- Select the two entities to dimension. You can undo previous selections by pressing Esc. …
- Set the value in the Modify box and click .
- Click a location to place the dimension.
What is collinear SolidWorks?
The collinear relationship forces two lines to be in line with each other and to maintain this relationship in the event of any adjustments. Constraints between two circles. On selecting two circles the user is presented with the following relationships.
How do you pierce in SolidWorks 2020?
Changing Pierce Points
In the PropertyManager, under Settings, click Locate Profile. The display zooms to the profile of the structural member. Select any of the vertices or sketch points on the profile. The profile shifts to align the new pierce point with the structural member sketch segment.
What is the fix relation in SolidWorks?
Description of Sketch Relations
|Relation||Entities to select|
|Fix Slot||A slot sketch entity.|
|Pierce||A sketch point and an axis, edge, line, or spline.|
|Merge Points||Two sketch points or endpoints.|
|Doubled Distance||A centerline and any sketch entity.|