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Insert Hatch Example (VBA)

This example shows how to insert a hatch on a closed sketch in a drawing. The following image demonstrates the example.





' Preconditions: Drawing containing a closed sketch is open.


' Postconditions: Hatch is inserted.



Option Explicit


Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim Part As SldWorks.ModelDoc2

Dim SelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr

Dim boolstatus As Boolean


Sub main()


Set swApp = Application.SldWorks


Set Part = swApp.ActiveDoc

Set SelMgr = Part.SelectionManager

boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("Arc29", "SKETCHSEGMENT", 0.08421725979537, 0.08635799134766, 0, False, 0, Nothing, 0)


Dim selSkSeg As SldWorks.SketchSegment

Dim selSk As SldWorks.Sketch

Set selSkSeg = SelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1)

Set selSk = selSkSeg.GetSketch




Dim hatchArr As Variant

Dim vobj As Variant

Dim skHatch As SldWorks.SketchHatch


hatchArr = selSk.GetSketchHatches

For Each vobj In hatchArr

    Set skHatch = vobj

    skHatch.Scale2 = 4

Next vobj


End Sub

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