solidworks >> change units

by cadman800 » Tue, 13 Jul 2004 22:55:02 GMT

Help Please,

Is there a way to change all the units of an assy to IPS (inch pound second)
without having to go to each part individually? I have a assy with 1000 line
items on the bom and some are modeled in metric units some in inch I need to
get the weights of each component but they report in the bom as grams for
the metric lbs for inch.



solidworks >> Change units

by James » Wed, 09 Mar 2005 11:12:38 GMT

I made my drawing in metric units but want to save them in imperial
units in my DXF file.
Can this be done?

solidworks >> Change units

by Dale Dunn » Wed, 09 Mar 2005 13:24:23 GMT

Do you mean something other than changing the document's units to imperial
before doing the SaveAs? To do that automatically, you'd need a macro.

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