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Removing surfaces with the Shell tool

This tutorial explains how to use the Shell tool to remove surfaces from a shape or “hollow out” shapes. The two examples below involved using the Shell tool to create a …

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Using the Rib tool in Onshape

This tutorial explains how to use the Rib tool in Onshape to add ribs or supports to your 3D models, like in the example below. Watch the video below to …

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Using the Draft tool in Onshape

This tutorial explains how to use the Draft tool in Onshape to add draft angles to one or more selected faces on a 3D shape, like in the examples below: Watch …

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Using the Thicken tool in Onshape

This tutorial introduces the Thicken tool in Onshape which can be used to take a surface in an open shape and thicken it. The thicken tool is useful for shapes …

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Using the Loft tool in Onshape

In Onshape, you can use the Loft tool to make a model gradually change shape from one end to the other. For example, a 3D model might be square at the bottom …