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create a camber in a straight section

Question asked by Mark Greenwell on Nov 22, 2012
Latest reply on Nov 23, 2012 by Mark Greenwell



I have a 6000mm long beam that now requires a 30mm camber to be introduced at the center. The radius would be 150015mm


Rather than re - creating the part to show this camber I think I can use the Flex command to create this extra camber on the straight girder.


However when I try, I can only get it to create a sweep in the beam i.e. it goes left or right rather than up.


How do I change the axis line so it goes correct way.


If someone could post video showing the steps to archive this I would be very grateful, any size section will do as an example


See below what i would like to do is the bottom drawing.






Mark (SolidWorks 2012 sp5)