Feature details: The shell tool hollows out a part, leaves open the faces you select, and creates thin-walled features on the remaining faces.
Tip: You should apply any fillets before you shell a part.
If the Shell tool in SoliWorks has problems shelling a model, the Error Diagnostics section appears in the Property Manager to help you diagnose the problem.
There are two way to apply shell feature in SolidWorks:
- Shell with Uniform Thickness
- Shell Continue reading