Projecting Sketched Curves
You can project a sketched curve onto a model face to create
a 3D curve. You can also create a 3D curve that represents the intersection
of two extruded surfaces generated by creating sketches on two intersecting
You can preselect items before you click Project
Curve . If you preselect items, SolidWorks attempts
to select the appropriate
type of projection.
You can right-click in the graphics area and select a projection type
from the shortcut menu. When you have selected enough entities to create
a projected curve, the OK pointer appears. Right-click to create the projected curve.
To project a curve:
Click Project Curve on the Curves toolbar, or Insert,
The Projected Curve PropertyManager
set Projection Type to one of
Sketch on Faces
Sketch on Sketch
Click OK to create the projected
curve, or Cancel
to cancel the transaction.