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Insert Explode Line Sketch and Jog Line Example (VB.NET)

This example shows how to insert a jog line in an explode line sketch, a type of 3D sketch.

' Preconditions: Open public_documents\tutorial\floxpress\ball valve\ball_valve.sldasm.
' Postconditions:
' 1. Creates an exploded view of the assembly.
' 2. Adds a jog line, which is a type of explode line.
' 3. Examine the graphics area.
' 4. Locate 3DExplode1, the explode line sketch, on the
'    ConfigurationManager tab (click the ConfigurationManager tab and
'    expand default and ExplView1.)
' NOTE: Because this assembly is used elsewhere, do not save changes.
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System

Partial Class SolidWorksMacro

    Dim swModel As ModelDoc2

    Dim swAssembly As AssemblyDoc
    Dim swSketchMgr As SketchManager
    Dim swSketchSegment As SketchSegment

    Sub main()


        swModel = SwApp.ActiveDoc
        swAssembly = swModel
        swSketchMgr = swModel.SketchManager

        ' Explode the assembly



        ' Insert an explode line sketch

        'Create a line
        swSketchSegment = swSketchMgr.CreateLine(0, 0.1, 0, 0, 0.3, 0)


        ' Create a jog line using the line
        swSketchSegment.JogLine(0, 0.2, 0, 0.04, 0.25, 0)

        ' Close the 3D sketch        


    End Sub

    ''' <summary>
    ''' The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.
    ''' </summary>
    Public swApp As SldWorks

End Class

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