14. Establishing Best Practice Rules

  1. Matt Lombard

Published Online: 19 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257760.ch14

SolidWorks® Administration Bible

SolidWorks® Administration Bible

How to Cite

Lombard, M. (2009) Establishing Best Practice Rules, in SolidWorks® Administration Bible, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118257760.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470537268

Online ISBN: 9781118257760



  • layout sketch;
  • sketch contours;
  • virtual components;
  • degrees of freedom;
  • general mating standards


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Understanding the Concept of Best Practice

  • Establishing Best Practice for Sketching

  • Determining Best Practice for Features

  • Employing Best Practice in Assemblies

  • Standardizing Best Practice for In-Context Modeling

  • Summary