Creating a base flange
When you develop a sheet metal part, you generally design the part in the folded state. To create a sheet metal part, you sketch an open profile and use the base flange feature to create the thin feature and the bends.
Step 1 Select the part drawing component
Step 2 Click on the base-Flange/Tab in sheet metal tool bar
Step 3 Select the plane to draw the cross-section of the sheet metal part
Step 4 Draw the cross section using lines then you can give thickness later
Step 5 Then click on exit sketch icon
Step 6 Give the length of the part
Step 7 Give the K factor it is a material property
Step 8 Click on the right corner tick mark
1. Adding a miter flangeYou can add flanges to your sheet metal part with corners that are automatically mitered. First you add a notch to limit the propagation of the miter flange. Then you add and dimension the sketch for the miter flange.
2. Adding an edge flange and editing its sketch profileCreate an edge flange using the edit sketch profile and offset options
3. Adding a tab