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Create Tangent Arc in a Sketch Example (VBA)

This example shows how to create a tangent arc in a sketch.

' Preconditions: Verify that the specified template exists.
' Postconditions:
' 1. Creates a new part with a sketch of a tangent arc.
' 2. Examine the graphics area.

Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim Part As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Option Explicit

Sub main()

    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

    Set Part = swApp.NewDocument("C:\ProgramData\SOLIDWORKS\SOLIDWORKS 2017\templates\Part.prtdot", 0, 0, 0)
    Set Part = swApp.ActiveDoc

    Part.SketchManager.InsertSketch True
    Dim skSegment As Object
    Set skSegment = Part.SketchManager.CreateLine(-0.060928, 0.026745, 0#, 0.06209, 0.002933, 0#)
    Part.ClearSelection2 True
    Set skSegment = Part.SketchManager.CreateTangentArc(0.06209, 0.002933, 0#, 0.020571, -0.021799, 0#, 1)
    Part.ClearSelection2 True
    Part.SketchManager.InsertSketch True

End Sub


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