The back of an iPad is a perfect example of the classic “crowned surface” frequently used in industrial design. We’ve seen it done in Rhino, so here I’ll demonstrate a method for creating a good-quality class-a surface in SolidWorks.
About Adam OHernAdam O'Hern is an industrial design consultant, designing products ranging from laptops to power tools, classroom toys to bathroom fixtures, and pro audio gear to guitar tuners. In 2008 he founded cadjunkie.com, and in 2010 co-founded EvD Media with Josh Mings of SolidSmack.com, and the two collaborate on the EngineerVsDesigner.com podcast.
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