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Get GTol Witness Line Example (VBA)

This example shows how to get the witness line of a geometric tolerance frame.

'----------------------------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open:
'    public_documents\tutorial\api\GTolWitnessLine.slddrw
' 2. Select the frame.
' 3. Open an Immediate window.
'
' Postconditions:
' 1. The position of the Gtol is modified.
' 2. Inspect the Immediate window for the witness line
'    start and end point coordinates.
'
' NOTE: Because the model is used elsewhere,
' do not save changes when closing it.
'---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Option Explicit

Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swModelDocExt As SldWorks.ModelDocExtension
Dim swSelMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr
Dim selGtol As SldWorks.Gtol
Dim i As Long
Dim params As Variant

Sub main()

    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc
    Set swModelDocExt = swModel.Extension
    Set swSelMgr = swModel.SelectionManager
    Set selGtol = swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)
   

    selGtol.SetPosition 0.433, 0.432, 0#
    swModel.ForceRebuild3 False

    params = selGtol.GetWitnessLine
   

    For i = 0 To UBound(params)
        Debug.Print params(i)
    Next i
   

End Sub

 



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