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Select Near and Far Side Hole Wizard Countersink Features Example (VB.NET)

This example shows how to select near and far side Hole Wizard countersink features.

'----------------------------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a part that contains a Hole Wizard hole named, Hole1.
' 2. Modify the countersink diameter and angle values as required by Hole1.
' 3. Open an Immediate window.
'
' Postconditions:
' 1. Inspect the Immediate window.
' 2. The current near side countersink option is displayed.
' 3. The current far side countersink option is displayed.
' 4. The near side countersink option is toggled.
'    If the near side countersink option is selected,
'    the proper angle and diameter are set.
' 5. The far side countersink option is toggled.
'    If the far side countersink option is selected,
'    the proper angle and diameter are set.
' 6. The new near side countersink option is displayed.
' 7. The new far side countersink option is displayed.
' ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System
Imports System.Diagnostics

Partial Class SolidWorksMacro

    
Dim swModel As ModelDoc2
    
Dim FeatureData As WizardHoleFeatureData2
    
Dim Feature As Feature
    
Dim swModelDocExt As ModelDocExtension
    
Dim swSelMgr As SelectionMgr
    
Dim boolstatus As Boolean

    Sub main()

        swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
        swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension
        swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager

        swModel.ClearSelection2(
True)

        boolstatus = swModelDocExt.SelectByID2(
"Hole1", "BODYFEATURE", 0, 0, 0, False, 0, Nothing, swSelectOption_e.swSelectOptionDefault)
        Feature = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1)
        FeatureData = Feature.GetDefinition

        Debug.Print(
"Near side countersink option is selected: " & FeatureData.NearSideCounterSink)

        
If (FeatureData.NearSideCounterSink) Then
            FeatureData.NearSideCounterSink = False
        Else
            FeatureData.NearSideCounterSink = True ' near side countersink option is selected
            FeatureData.NearCounterSinkDiameter = 0.0061 ' meters
            FeatureData.NearCounterSinkAngle = 1.57 ' radians
        End If

        Debug.Print("Far side countersink option is selected: " & FeatureData.FarSideCounterSink)

        
If (FeatureData.FarSideCounterSink) Then
            FeatureData.FarSideCounterSink = False
        Else
            FeatureData.FarSideCounterSink = True ' far side countersink option is selected
            FeatureData.FarCounterSinkDiameter = 0.0061 ' meters
            FeatureData.FarCounterSinkAngle = 1.57 ' radians
        End If

        boolstatus = Feature.ModifyDefinition(FeatureData, swModel, Nothing)
        FeatureData = Feature.GetDefinition

        Debug.Print(
"Near side countersink option is selected: " & FeatureData.NearSideCounterSink)
        Debug.Print(
"Far side countersink option is selected: " & FeatureData.FarSideCounterSink)


    
End Sub

  
    
Public swApp As SldWorks


End Class

 

 



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