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Insert Weldment Cut List Table Example (VB.NET)

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.
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System

Partial Class SolidWorksMacro

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

    Sub Main()

Dim oDrawing As DrawingDoc
Dim swView As View
Dim WMTable As WeldmentCutListAnnotation

        oDrawing = swapp.ActiveDoc
        swView = oDrawing.GetFirstView
        swView = swView.GetNextView

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

End Sub

    Public swApp As SldWorks

End Class

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