In this article we will show to the mirror geometries, features in Solidworks by means of planes or faces. This operation is very basic to do and if you follow the steps below, you can learn how to use the Mirror command in Solidworks.
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How To Use Mirror Command In Solidworks?
To mirror part and features in Solidworks, you need to click on pop-up menu as shown by red arrow above, then click on the Mirror command as shown in red box.
Merge Solids: Created solids will be merged if solids has intersection between them in Solidworks.
Knit Surfaces: If faces that mirrored have intersections between them, you can unite them by selecting this in Mirror command.
After entering to the Mirror command, select the plane or face to be used as mirror like red arrow above. Then select features to mirror as shown by green arrow. Also you can select faces or bodies to mirror from the green box region in Mirror command.
If you done with adjustments or options of Mirror command, click on the little yes button as shown by green arrow above to close from Mirror command.
The result of the example Mirror operation in Solidworks. Mirroe operation in Solidworks is easy like that.