Electric engine

Master advanced modeling techniques in this series on electric motor design.

 

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Episode 1 | Main sketch

Learn how to create the main sketch. The sketch will be a revolved sketch for the motor frame and end caps.

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Episode 2 | Revolving

Now that the sketch is complete, learn how to revolve each of the 3 sketches to generate 3 unique bodies.

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Episode 3 | Hubs

Learn how to sketch the hub design that will be used to bolt the end caps to the main frame.

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Episode 4 | Creating the fins

Learn how to sketch the fin, extrude it, and copy it to generate all fins around the main frame.

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Episode 5 | Creating the legs

Learn how to create and mirror the legs of the electric motor.

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Episode 6 | Terminal box

Learn how to use the Replace Face tool when trying to extrude a sketch up until the revolving surface.

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Episode 7 | Terminal cap

Learn how to create the terminal cap and the difference between using push to extrude and the standard Extrude tool.

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Episode 8 | Section views

Learn about section views and how they can be used within Shapr3D.

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Episode 9 | Main shaft

Learn how to create the main shaft and transform it into the motor frame.

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Episode 10 | Screws

Learn to create the screws, insert them into the motor, and make copies using Transform/Translate.

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Episode 11 | Union to combine the frame

Learn how to use the Union command to combine bodies.

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Episode 12 | C Hook mount

Learn how to create the C hook mounts.

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Episode 13 | C Hook

Create the C hook using Sweep and use the Translate tool to translate it into the C hook mount.

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Episode 14 | Mirror the front cap

Learn how to mirror the front cap and bolts to create the back cap.

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Episode 15 | Fan pattern

Learn how to sketch out a complex sketch using Copy and cut away the fan pattern on the end cap.

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Episode 16 | Fitting screws

Add final touches to this electric motor design and add the remaining bolts to the finished design.

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