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Insert Weldment Cut List Table Example (VBA)

 This example shows how to insert a weldment cut list table in a drawing.

'----------------------------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Verify that the specified cut list template exists.
' 2. Open public_documents\samples\tutorial\weldments\weldment_box2.sldprt.
' 3. Click File > Make Drawing from Part > OK > drag a view onto
'    the sheet > OK.
' 4. Expand the drawing view in the FeatureManager design tree.
' 5. Right-click weldment_box2 and select Open Part(weldment_box2.sldprt).
' 6. Right-click the Cut list folder and click Update Automatically.
' 7. Click Window > weldment_box2 - Sheet1*.
'
' Postconditions:
' 1. Inserts a weldment cut list table.
' 2. Examine the FeatureManager design tree and graphics area.
'
' NOTE: Because this part is used elsewhere, do not save changes.
'----------------------------------------------------------------------------


Option Explicit
Const WeldmentTableTemplate As String = "C:\Program Files\SOLIDWORKS Corp\SOLIDWORKS\lang\english\cut list.sldwldtbt"

Sub Main()
  Dim swapp As SldWorks.SldWorks
  Dim oDrawing As DrawingDoc
  Dim swView As View
  Dim WMTable As SldWorks.WeldmentCutListAnnotation

  Set swapp = Application.SldWorks
  Set oDrawing = swapp.ActiveDoc
  Set swView = oDrawing.GetFirstView
  Set swView = swView.GetNextView

  ' Insert the weldment cut list table
  Set WMTable = swView.InsertWeldmentTable(False, 0.1996662889191, 0.1013905859662, swBOMConfigurationAnchor_TopLeft, "Default<As Welded>", WeldmentTableTemplate)
 

  End Sub



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