How do you make a simple spring in Solidworks?

How do you create a spring in SolidWorks 2020?

Steps for Making a Spring

  1. Step 1 – Make a Wire Sketch. Start by creating a wire sketch on the front plane. …
  2. Step 2 – Make a Length Sketch. …
  3. Step 3 – Implement a Sweep. …
  4. Step 4 – Create a Parallel Plane. …
  5. Step 5 – Add Top Flat End. …
  6. Step 6 – Add Bottom Flat End. …
  7. Step 7 – Insert Into Assembly.

How do you create a flexible spring in SolidWorks?

Click . In the FeatureManager design tree, right-click Spring<1> and click Make Part Flexible in the context menu.

Can you make a spring in SolidWorks?

Under options,choose follow path > specify twist value > revolutions. Set the turns to however many coils you need. This will create our spring. After the spring is finished, cut off sections on the top and bottom to make mating it easier.

How do you cad a spring?

To Insert a Compression Spring (AutoCAD Mechanical)

  1. Click Content tab Calculation panel Springs drop-down Compression. …
  2. In the Select Compression Spring dialog box, select a Catalog or Standard.
  3. Select Front View or Sectional View.
  4. Click to specify the starting point.
  5. Click to specify the direction.

How do you make a spring compress on shape?

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  1. Drag the upper plate to a new position.
  2. Right-click one of the components and select Context 1 > Update context.
  3. Spring adapts to new spacing.
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