These let you create reference planes or reference axes. These references can assist you in creating features on cylinders, cones, spheres and revolved solid bodies.
Click on INSERT → DATUM/POINT to view the different Reference Feature options:
Datum Plane, Datum Axis, Datum CSYS, and Point
These let you create bodies by extruding or revolving sketch geometry. Swept Features include:
• Extruded Body
• Revolved Body
• Sweep along Guide
• Styled Sweep
To select a swept feature you can do the following:
Click on INSERT → DESIGN FEATURE for Extrude and Revolve
Click on INSERT → SWEEP for the rest of the options
Remove Features let you create bodies by removing solid part from other parts.
Click on INSERT → DESIGN FEATURE
Remove Features include,
You can also select the features by clicking on the icons
These allow you to create your own form features to automate commonly used design elements.
You can use user-defined features to extend the range and power of the built-in form features.
Click on INSERT → DESIGN FEATURE → USER DEFINED
These features let you create bodies by extracting curves, faces and regions. These features are widely spaced under Associative Copy and Offset/Scale menus.
Extract Features include:
• Sheet from curves
• Bounded plane
• Thicken Sheet
• Sheet to Solid Assistant
Click on INSERT → ASSOCIATIVE
COPY → EXTRACT for Extract options
Click on INSERT → OFFSET/SCALE for
Thicken Sheet and Sheets to Solid Assistant
Click on INSERT → SURFACE for
Bounded Plane and Sheet from curves