API: Add sheet metal bend information to drawing view notes (VBA)

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This VBA macro shows how to add sheet metal bend information to drawing view notes.


  1. Download and unpack bend_stats.zip.
  2. Open SolidWorks.
  3. Edit VBA macro, bendInfo_sketchSpace.swp, in SolidWorks.
  4. Open samplesheet.slddrw.
  5. Open and minimize sampleSheet2.sldprt.
  6. Select Drawing View7 containing the sheet metal flat pattern.
  7. Run the macro.

Postconditions: Sheet metal bend information is printed on drawing view notes
attached to each bend's flat pattern sketch segment and in the Immediate window.


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