Indent feature In SOLIDWORKS

The indent feature in SOLIDWORKS creates an offset pocket or protrusion feature on a target body that exactly matches the contour of a selected tool body, using thickness and clearance values to create the feature.

This tool requires a target body and a tool body.

One of which needs to be a solid body.

These bodies are also needed to be in contact with each other.

To use this tool, create two separate bodies that intersect.

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Then open indent feature in SOLIDWORKS by opening tool menu-> features -> indent.

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Select target body and tool bod as shown:

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There are two sub-features in indent:

  1. Remove selection:

This reverses the side of indentation.

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2. CUT:

It cuts the target from the tool

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