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Get Rib Feature Data Example (C#)

This example shows how to get rib feature data.

//----------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Preconditions:
// 1. Verify that the specified model document exists.
// 2. Open an Immediate window.
//
// Postconditions:
// 1. Opens the part document.
// 2. Creates Shell1Plane1, and Rib1.
// 3. Inspect the FeatureManager design tree, the graphics area, and the
//    Immediate window.
//
// NOTE: Because the model is used elsewhere, do not save changes.

//---------------------------------------------------------------------------
using Microsoft.VisualBasic;
using System;
using System.Collections;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Data;
using System.Diagnostics;
using SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks;
using SolidWorks.Interop.swconst;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;
namespace InsertRib_CSharp.csproj
{
    partial class SolidWorksMacro
    {
 
        ModelDoc2 Part;
        RefPlane myRefPlane;
        SketchSegment skSegment;
        SelectionMgr swSelMgr;
        Feature swFeat;
        RibFeatureData2 swRibFeat;
        bool boolstatus;
        int longstatus;
        int longwarnings;
 
        public void Main()
        {
            Part = swApp.OpenDoc6("C:\\Users\\Public\\Documents\\SOLIDWORKS\\SOLIDWORKS 2017\\tutorial\\api\\block20.sldprt", 1, 0, ""ref longstatus, ref longwarnings);
            swApp.ActivateDoc2("block20"falseref longstatus);
            Part = (ModelDoc2)swApp.ActiveDoc;
 
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("""FACE", -0.00878816842651986, 0.0396239999998897, -0.0292468281514857, false, 1, null, 0);
            Part.InsertFeatureShell(0.00254, false);
 
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("""FACE", 0.00264031138414111, 0.028407059059532, -0.0613970439424634, true, 0, null, 0);
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("""FACE", -0.059937899786064, 0.0277866864457792, -0.00877977980189826, true, 1, null, 0);
 
            myRefPlane = (RefPlane)Part.FeatureManager.InsertRefPlane(128, 0, 128, 0, 0, 0);
            Part.ClearSelection2(true);
 
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("Plane1""PLANE", 0.00664896553058725, 0.109417877974863, 0.0524178648701081, false, 0, null, 0);
            Part.SketchManager.InsertSketch(true);
 
            skSegment = Part.SketchManager.CreateLine(-0.085797, 0.021082, 0.0, -0.03423, 0.035134, 0.0);
            skSegment = Part.SketchManager.CreateLine(-0.03423, 0.035134, 0.0, 0.007726, 0.025357, 0.0);
            skSegment = Part.SketchManager.CreateLine(0.007726, 0.025357, 0.0, 0.111514, 0.039624, 0.0);
            Part.ClearSelection2(true);
 
            Part.SketchManager.InsertSketch(true);
            Part.ClearSelection2(true);
            boolstatus = Part.Extension.SelectByID2("Sketch2""SKETCH", 0, 0, 0, false, 0, null, 0);
            Part.FeatureManager.InsertRib(truefalse, 0.00254, 0, falsefalsetrue, 0.0174532925199433, falsefalse);
 
            swSelMgr = (SelectionMgr)Part.SelectionManager;
            swFeat = (Feature)swSelMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, -1);
            swRibFeat = (RibFeatureData2)swFeat.GetDefinition();
 
            Debug.Print("Rib feature type as defined in swRibType_e: " + swRibFeat.Type);
            Debug.Print("Thickness: " + swRibFeat.Thickness);
            Debug.Print("Extrusion direction as defined in swRibExtrusionDirection_e: " + swRibFeat.ExtrusionDirection);
            Debug.Print("Rib has a draft? " + swRibFeat.EnableDraft);
            if (swRibFeat.EnableDraft)
            {
                Debug.Print("    Draft angle: " + swRibFeat.DraftAngle);
                Debug.Print("    Draft outward? " + swRibFeat.DraftOutward);
            }
            Debug.Print("Add material to reverse side of the rib? " + swRibFeat.FlipSide);
            Debug.Print("Rib is extruded on two sides of the midplane? " + swRibFeat.IsTwoSided);
            if (!swRibFeat.IsTwoSided)
            {
                Debug.Print("Single-sided rib is extruded on the reverse side? " + swRibFeat.ReverseThicknessDir);
            }
 
        }
 
 
        /// <summary>
        /// The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.
        /// </summary>
 
        public SldWorks swApp;
 
    }
}
 

 



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