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Weldment members - specify offset?

Question asked by H. Bentley on Sep 22, 2015
Latest reply on Sep 24, 2015 by Ned Hutchinson

Hi all, new Solidworks user here, transferring from Inventor, and have a weldment question.


I'm making up a frame with square hollow section, and internal to the frame placing flat bar (which had to be done as a custom profile if I'm correct?). I cannot seem to find a way of offsetting the flat bar by say 5mm or whatever from the sketched line, I can select edges or mid points of the profile with the 'locate profile' option. Is there a way to offset by a specified distance?


TIA for any help.