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Get Sketch Slot Data (VBA)

This example shows how to get sketch slot data.

'-------------------------------------

' Preconditions: Model document is active and contains

'                a Sketch3 feature with one or more

'                sketch slots.

'

' Postconditions: None

'--------------------------------------

Option Explicit

 

Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks

Dim swPart As SldWorks.PartDoc

Dim longstatus As Long, longwarnings As Long

Dim swSketchMgr As SldWorks.SketchManager

Dim swSketch As SldWorks.Sketch

Dim iSlotCount As Integer

Dim vSketchSlots As Variant

Dim vSketchSlot As Variant

Dim swSketchSlot As SldWorks.SketchSlot

Dim i As Integer

Dim swFeature As SldWorks.Feature

Dim swMathPoint As SldWorks.MathPoint

Dim vArray As Variant

Dim swSketchPoint As SldWorks.SketchPoint

Dim vSketchPtID As Variant

 

Sub main()

 

Set swApp = Application.SldWorks

 

Set swPart = swApp.OpenDoc6("C:\test\Slots.SLDPRT", 1, 0, "", longstatus, longwarnings)

Set swSketchMgr = swPart.SketchManager

 

Set swFeature = swPart.FeatureByName("Sketch3")

Set swSketch = swFeature.GetSpecificFeature2()

iSlotCount = swSketch.GetSketchSlotCount

Debug.Print "Number of slots: " & iSlotCount

Debug.Print " "

vSketchSlots = swSketch.GetSketchSlots

 

For Each vSketchSlot In vSketchSlots

    Set swSketchSlot = vSketchSlot

    Debug.Print "Length: " & swSketchSlot.Length

    Debug.Print "Width: " & swSketchSlot.Width

    Debug.Print "LengthType: " & swSketchSlot.LengthType

    Set swMathPoint = swSketchSlot.GetCenterPoint

    vArray = swMathPoint.ArrayData

    Debug.Print "CenterPoint (x,y,z): " & vArray(0) & "," & vArray(1) & "," & vArray(2)

    Set swSketchPoint = swSketchSlot.GetCenterPointHandle

    Debug.Print "CenterPointHandle ISketchPoint(x,y,z): " & swSketchPoint.X & "," & swSketchPoint.Y & "," & swSketchPoint.Z & vbCrLf

    vSketchPtID = swSketchPoint.GetID

    Debug.Print "  IDPt(" & i & ") = [" & vSketchPtID(0) & ", " & vSketchPtID(1) & "]" & vbCrLf

Next

 

End Sub



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