Rebecca Stafstrom

How Materials are Applied with UV Coordinates

Blog Post created by Rebecca Stafstrom on Jul 20, 2018

SOLIDWORKS Sell uses UV coordinates to apply 2D textures and materials to 3D objects. UV coordinates uses is a separate coordinate system than the typical XYZ, and helps ensure that materials are not warped when they are applied to parts. In this video, you will learn about the different ways UV coordinates apply materials and how to alter them to fit your own needs in a few easy steps.