Understanding bend allowance in sheetmetal parts

Wednesday August 31, 2011 at 5:36pm
Understanding bend allowance in sheetmetal parts

I wonder how many of us have not really understood bend allowance, bend deduction and K factor options when bending sheetmetal. Of course we could read the SOLIDWORKS Help files but much easier if there is somebody with a nice voice to talk you through it. I found this video on uTube that does it for me. Why not take 5 mins to get to the bottom of the clever stuff that SW does when we just select an edge flange ...

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