Learn about adding in corner profiles.
- [Instructor] In this example we're going to…be looking at modifying the corners in a weldment.…So in this case I already had this weldment here,…go ahead and click on edit feature,…and you can see here because we have only one group,…anything we change if we choose the End Butt 1…type of connection, you can see it does the same thing…all the way around the part.…You can click on the other style…which just flips it the other direction.…But more than likely you probably don't want…this same type of structure.…You don't want it going like, along this way.…You probably want like, both these outside pieces…to be long and then a couple short pieces between the two.…
So you can click on these little pink or purple dots…and you can modify how that corner treatment is applied,…just that one alone.…If that looks okay, liking that, making it long looks good,…come over here, let's do that same thing,…let's make that one long so you have two long pieces.…Now this one's already correct…and then come over here, click on that one…
Join Gabriel Corbett as he reviews the exam requirements, along with testing techniques and tips to make more effective use of your time. He refreshes your knowledge of fundamentals such as creating and saving weldment profiles, building sketches, trimming and extending weldments, applying corner treatments, and creating end caps and gussets. He also covers advanced weldment creation, profile alignment, and weldment cut lists. Last, but not least, he reviews questions from a sample exam and provides pointers for measuring parts correctly and verifying the unit system.
- Test-taking techniques
- Placing and locating weldment profiles
- Modifying corners
- Placing gaps at corners and segment intersections
- End caps and gussets
- Modifying weldment parts
- Creating a 3D sketch
- Creating cut lists
Skill Level Intermediate
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2. Weldment Tools
3. Sample Exam Questions
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