Most times when doing either subtractive or additive manufacturing, it is necessary to know the volume of material requirements to achieve your desired component. To help with this, SOLIDWORKS introduces a new feature in SOLIDWORKS 2018 that will help you get the volume of stock material required for your component. Additionally, other mass properties of the stock material can be obtained. This feature is known as the bounding box.
To show how this feature is utilized we will begin by Continue reading