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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