Mate Controller in Solidworks -2016

Often times, assembly has a lot of moving parts and it becomes difficult to apply mates to them.


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This gets true especially when you move farther away from the fixed part.


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You can create configurations to apply different mates, but managing these can become a bit tedious.


Solidworks 2016 addresses these challenges by introducing the mate controller.


Lets look at how it works:


First you gather all the mates you want to control.


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