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Tech Tip: Let's Build a Sprocket

Darren_A_HenryDarren_A_Henry Onshape Employees Posts: 64
Hi.  I know you may download your sprocket models from vendors like Martin.  But never-the-less, it's a great model to explore when you are trying to hone your CAD skills.  

We made a sprocket tutorial.  It highlights some cool tricks when dealing with revolved parts, intricate patterns, and supporting documentation.  Check out the video and model:
https://www.onshape.com/cad-blog/tech-tip-lets-build-a-sprocket




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    _Ðave__Ðave_ Member, Developers Posts: 712 ✭✭✭✭
    Nice Job Darren, Thanks
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    andrew_troupandrew_troup Member, Mentor Posts: 1,584 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Now that's what I call a keeper. A complete, customisable sprocket building facility, self-explanatory and self documenting, accessible to and usable from any computer which can reach the web. And the price is right...

    Thanks a bunch, Darren.  Once Onshape is a serious contender in performance and productivity as well as capability, I can see myself using this as a powerful demonstration to some powerful people in CAD decision-making in the engineering industry.
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    navnav Member Posts: 258 ✭✭✭✭
    Wow! @darren_henry beautifully done just did one myself Engineering rocks. Thanks
    Nicolas Ariza V.
    Indaer -- Aircraft Lifecycle Solutions
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    michael3424michael3424 Member Posts: 682 ✭✭✭✭
    Very nice - best explanation I've seen for that sort of thing.
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    Darren_A_HenryDarren_A_Henry Onshape Employees Posts: 64
    We have had a lot of new users so I wanted to raise awareness of this video.
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    brucebartlettbrucebartlett Member, OS Professional, Mentor, User Group Leader Posts: 2,137 PRO
    We have had a lot of new users so I wanted to raise awareness of this video.
    Might have to update it now we have variables. ;)
    Engineer ı Product Designer ı Onshape Consulting Partner
    Twitter: @onshapetricks  & @babart1977   
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    andy_scarsella529andy_scarsella529 Member Posts: 2 PRO
    Where did the video go?
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