30 SolidWorks Remote Control: Import Artwork

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Summary:

Now that we have our graphics prepared in Illustrator, it’s time to export them back to SolidWorks. When doing this, it is important to make sure that the elements are centered properly onto our model, and there is a quick trick towards doing this easily and properly with our DXF export.

new topics:

  • Create a new Illustrator document to align artwork for SolidWorks export
  • Making separate sketches separate colors
  • DXF export overview and process
  • Import DXF file onto a SolidWorks model

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