Akul Kakumani wrote:
... I wasn't sure if this was actually possible in ....(or any CAD modeling software) .... But I've been wrong before, so I wanted to check with others and see what they had to say. .....
Make Adaptive in Autodesk Inventor, or even easier - Animate Parameter in Inventor Studio.
You might take a closer look at your threads - they don't look right to me.
You can do that using in-context modelling in SW. And if you want to see a real (or close to real scenario) then try simulation.