Wall Thickness Tool

The Wall Thickness Analysis tool is used to investigate the change in thickness of a part.

Firstly, select the tool from the “Analysis” toolbar. It looks like this;

Then select the part to be analysed, the method of analysis and then the precision. Press run and wait for the program to do its work.

Your object will now appear with a kaleidoscope of colours that relate to the thickness of the part.

To change the way the analysis is viewed, go to Options->Display->Sphere/Ray

Now when you hover over the object, spheres/rays will appear on screen, indicating the thickness along various parts of the body