• Any way to animate feature development of a part?

    Hi everyone, I've just finished designing a cool and relatively complex single part in SOLIDWORKS. I'm wondering if there's a way to create an animation which would kind of scrub through the progress of the part's dev...
    Connor H.
    last modified by Connor H.
  • Animate changes Mates and does not allow to move part

    Hi Guys,   I have a problem.   1. Open Assembly Drawing. 2. Try to move PEM-M-22-138-0 Swing Mirror Holder & AMETEK motor shaft You will notice the direction that they are going? 3. Click on the Motio...
    Wilbert Flora
    last modified by Wilbert Flora
  • Interference Sensor Not Working

    Quick problem that I believe that will be easy to solve:   I have an event based motion analysis, and want to stop the study when there's some interference. The interference I need to detect is a component falli...
    Dara Kong
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  • Export result plot to CSV exports only first frame (motion study)

    Sorry if I'm asking a lot of questions, I'm still a beginner especially in simulation.   I need to export a motion analysis result plot to a CSV file, but when I do, only the data for the first frame is exported...
    Dara Kong
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  • how to save final geometry after motion study?

    Hi,   I'm new to solidworks so this might be a basic question. I'd like to fill a 3d cylindrical container that has a domed bottom with dozens of (small) spherical balls. I wanted to setup a basic motion or moti...
    Tae Lim
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  • path mate motion study

    I have a trike assembly and i would like to move it around a corner of a road.  I used path mate to mate it to a sketch I was successful in mating it and giving it a path mate motor to move, but the whole assem...
  • servo motor simulation in timeline based motion study

    hi, I do not have sw simulation premium and so I just have motion study with a timeline and there is no event based motion study in my sw motion.  recently I have a project in which some servo motors are used a...
    Ray Tajaly
    last modified by Ray Tajaly
  • Changing dimension over time in motion study

    Hello all, I have been trying to recreate this animation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JWQSj4A_BkI&t=1s However, I am currently stuck with the changing of dimension over time, is there anybody out there will ...
    Zhicheng Lin
    last modified by Zhicheng Lin
  • Number of new element states 2 doesn't match number of old ones (3)

    I've been at this for hours. Searched the forum as far as I could. This question has been asked but no one offered a solution. What causes this error in a motion study and how can it be corrected?
    Jeremy Grigsby
    last modified by Jeremy Grigsby
  • Pipe / wire bending animation/ simulation

    Hi, Please watch the video from attached link   Wire Bending Animation - YouTube    48. Paperclip Maker mechanism || free download 3D model - YouTube    I made a similar system. Now I need...
    Suhail P.
    created by Suhail P.
  • Problem with motion study with two rotary motors

    Hi All,   attached file is a complete mechanism for turning over a sheet metal. i tried to use motion study to analyse the forces and torques but something is wrong. the motion analysis has not been complete yet...
    Ray Tajaly
    last modified by Ray Tajaly
  • hello everyone any body can help me about motion in solidworks? I just wanna to make carpet scrooling motion please help!! Feel free to get contact by mail : srcnaydemir@gmail.com  Stay safe and healthy xxx

    hello everyone any body can help me about motion in solidworks? I just wanna to make carpet scrooling motion please help!! Feel free to get contact by mail : srcnaydemir@gmail.com  Stay safe and healthy xxx
    Sercan Aydemir
    last modified by Sercan Aydemir
  • Motion study animation error

    I have done exposed view of three sub assembly than animation of three sub assembly is seen correct than go the final assembly ( combine three sub assembly). The animation is not correct (bolt rotation is not concentr...
    Mukesh Kumar
    last modified by Mukesh Kumar
  • In motion study animation bolt rotation should not be concentric, it rotate as ovel. What should be done to correct it.

    I have done exploded view than in animation bolt should not be rotate concentric, it shuld be rotate as a ovel. What should I do. 
    Mukesh Kumar
    created by Mukesh Kumar
  • Rotated exploded steps don't show in animation

    I am currently working on a breakdown animation of an assembly in SolidWorks 2017 and am having issues with using the animation wizard. First I create all the exploded steps. Then I use the animation wizard and click...
    Keagan Standifer
    last modified by Keagan Standifer
  • My motion study is incredibly broken

    Basically, mates are flipping around as shown in the video. ^   Points of interest are: 1 The scissor going back and forth 2 The whole cart flipping around just before it goes over the threshold 3 The whole c...
    Bodhi de Brabander
    last modified by Bodhi de Brabander
  • Motion Analysis not available in SolidWorks 2010 Premium

    I am new to solidworks and have been going through the tutorials.  I am trying to do the motion study tutorial but I am having trouble.  I don't have Motion Analysis listed in the type of study dropdown....
    1-SDIWLE
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  • Error: Number of new element states 2 doesn't match number of old ones, 3.

    Hi   I'm trying to run a motion analysis on an assembly. About 0.2s into the simulation, I get an error message saying:   Number of new element states 2 doesn't match number of old ones, 3.    ...
    John Munroe
    last modified by John Munroe
  • Constant speed motor, the speed is not constant. What am I doing wrong?

    I have an assembly with two moving parts. I apply a "constant speed rotary motor" one between ground and part one, and another between part 1 & part 2. But when I look at the results, the speed is not constant. Wh...
    Mats Lindqvist
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  • Peculiar motion analysis behavior

    Hi evereryone,   I'm new here but i'll try to be as consise as possible.   The problem is this: Whenever is try to run my motion analysis i get the following error.   At time   ...
    Bram Janssen
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