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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

 

Part.InsertHatchedFace

 

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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