Solidworks tutorial: How to Create a Sphere in Solidworks

If you are an absolute beginner, Creating a Sphere with Solidworks might look like a hell of a challenge. Today, we are going to show you the simple steps you can take to easily create a sphere in Solidworks.

How to create a Sphere in Solidworks

Creating a Sphere in Solidworks

Let’s take a close look at these three simple commands and see how they can help us on the quest of creating our sphere in Solidworks.

Step 1

First, Create a New Part.

How to create a Sphere in Solidworks

Step 2

Click on front plane and then create new sketch.

How to create a Sphere in Solidworks

Step 3

Now we are going to use the Arc and the Line command to create a sketch on the front plane.

How to create a Sphere in Solidworks

Step 4

Now, let’s use Smart Dimension and give 100 mm to the vertical line and 50 mm to the radius of circle.

How to create a Sphere in Solidworks

Step 5

Use the Revolve Boss/Base command and select the vertical line as an axis of revolution to make a spherical shape.

How to create a Sphere in Solidworks

And there you go!

Hope this has helped! While you should feel free to drop a comment below, I am challenging you to go ahead and play with spheres in Solidworks.

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