How to model gears in SolidWorks.

This text tutorial will use different features of SolidWorks to model a simple gear part. Which can be meshed into an assembly.

 

Open part in SolidWorks.

Select front plane-> Sketch.

 

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On the front plane sketch a circle, using smart dimension, set the diameter to 100.

 

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Go to features, extrude boss, select the sketch and set the extrude distance as 30.

 

Click ok.

 

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Select this plane and edit a sketch.

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