Wrap feature in SolidWorks

This feature wraps a sketch onto a planar or non-planar face. You can create a planar face from cylindrical, conical, or extruded models. You can also select a planar profile to add multiple, closed spline sketches in Solidworks. The wrap feature supports contour selection and sketch reuse. You can project a wrap feature onto multiple faces.

First, create a solid using extrude, or revolve feature in Solidworks.
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Then create a reference plane tangent to the face of this hollow cylinder.
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Create the sketch using line tool as well as ‘smart dimension’ tool.
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We are going to wrap this sketch to the outer surface of hollow cylinder.
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There are two ways to open any feature in SolidWorks.
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  1. By using command line.
  2. Using tool pallet.

Go to features, select wrap.
Select deboss.
Select the face.
Enter the length of thickness to be scraped.
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Click ok.
The sketch has been wrapped around the outer surface. Use fillet feature to remove the unaesthetic sharp corners.
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