anyone have tips on how to make louver forming tools in sheet metal
There is a louver forming tool in your design library.
Have you tried that. It's configurable and easy to use
Custom Forming Tool in Solidworks - YouTube
This should explain everything for you.
There's "Example of Creating a Louver" in SW help under the Sheet Metal topic.
Also under this topic, there's "Creating Forming Tools". I recommend starting here.
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