You create sub-weldments to segment complex weldment models into more
Sub-weldments can include any entity listed in the Cut list folder , including structural members, end caps, gussets, weld fillet
beads, and structural members trimmed with the Trim/Extend
To create a sub-weldment:
In the FeatureManager design tree of the weldment
model, expand the Cut list folder
Select the entities to include in the sub-weldment,
using Shift or Ctrl
The selected entities highlight in the graphics
Right-click and select Create
A sub-weldment folder containing
the selected entities appears under the Cut
list folder .
Right-click the sub-weldment folder and select Insert into New
The sub-weldment model opens in a new SolidWorks
window, and the Save As dialog
Accept or edit the name for File
name, and click Save.
in the weldment model propagate to the sub-weldment model.