SOLIDWORKS Rings and Things Tutorials

Welcome to cudacountry's SOLIDWORKS Rings and Things Tutorials. The tutorials are written for SOLIDWORKS 2020.

All tutorials use metric units except the Belt Buckle.

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Table of Contents

Block 1. Heart sketch/block. Uses Style Spline tool. Save heart sketch as a block.
Block 2. Star sketch/block. Uses Polygon tool. Save star sketch as a block.

3. Ring Band with Hearts. Heart block.

Part 4. Ring with Cudacountry Text. Text and Star block.
Block 5. Skull and Cross Bones Sketch/Block. Skull and bones are sketched in 3 sketches and combined in one sketch using Convert Entities. Then, made into Block.
Part 6. Ring Aye Matey. Use Surfaces to create "setting" for Chapter 5's Skull and Cross Bones block.
Part 7. Dog Tag. Click here for the army green camo PNG file used as appearance.
Part 8. Bracelet with Hearts.
Part 9. Whistle. Units metric.
Part 10 Ring Container. Click here for decal files.
Part 11. Tube Squeezer.
Part 12. Shark Badge.
Part 13. Container with Threads. Create threads using Thread Feature with Indent.
Part 14. Container with Hexagon Fill Pattern.
Part Coming
  15. Shark Bag Clip.

16. Mastercam Belt Buckle or SOLIDWORKS Belt buckle. Units are inches.
Click here for mastercam-graphic.dxf file.
Click here for SOLIDWORKS-graphic-2020.dxf file.

for SW
  17. Use Mastercam for SOLIDWORKS toolpaths Dynamic Area Mill, 2D Rest Mill and Contour to cut out buckle. Also Circle Mill toolpath to cut holes for holding fixture and to mount clips to attach buckle to belt. Create top cut WCS to offset origin and bottom cut WCS for bottom cut holes.
Sketch heart using Style Spline and save as block.