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Get DimXpert Tolerance3 Example (VB.NET)

This example builds a part to demonstrate usage of the SolidWorks Document Manager API for the following DimXpert annotations:

    *  Position geometric tolerance

    *  Composite position geometric tolerance

    *  Orientation (Perpendicularity) geometric tolerance


' 1. Open:

'    <SolidWorks_install_dir>\samples\tutorial\api\cover_position.sldprt

' 2. Create a composite position tolerance:

' 3. Click Geometric Tolerance on the DimXpert toolbar.

'    In the Geometric Tolerance Properties dialog:

'    a. Select Position from the Symbol dropdown  list

'       in the first row.

'    b. Type A in Primary, B in Secondary, and C in Tertiary.

'    c. In second row (lower tier), select Position

'       from the Symbol dropdown list.

'    d. Type 0.25 in Tolerance1.

'    e. Type A in Primary.

'    f. Select the Composite frame check box.

'    g. Click the circular face of the boss.

'    h. Click outside the part to place the annotation.

'    i. Click OK to close the Geometric Tolerance

'       Properties dialog.

' 4. In the DimXpertManager tab of the Management Panel,

'    expand Plane2.

' 5. Observe the following Dimxpert annotations:  

'    CompositePosition1, Position1, and Perpendicularity1.

' 6. Close the part, saving it to another name.

'    NOTE: Because this part is used in a SolidWorks online

'          tutorial, do not save any changes to the original

'          file name.

' 7. Read how to load and run Code_Example_VBNET with this part.


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