Learn how to use the Thickness Analysis tool in SOLIDWORKS to identify areas in your model which may be too thin or thick to properly manufacture. This tool is often used in the plastics industry to check wall thickness of injection molded parts to insure that mold cavities have enough room for melted plastic to flow into.
In this video blog, I will describe in detail how each setting available under the Thickness Analysis tool will affect the analysis results.
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Written by Jesse Butwinick
Jesse Butwinick is an Application Engineer at Alignex, Inc. When Jesse isn’t teaching SOLIDWORKS classes or solving a customer’s biggest design frustration, he enjoys building furniture with SOLIDWORKS’ weldments design function and teaching himself how to use new technologies.