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In this video, Smithy demonstrates how you can monitor material properties such as mass and volume while designing your object using a simple Bill of Materials (BoM) table. If you are a user of the paid Drawing add-on or bundle, you will find some useful tips here on using detailing tools to highlight changes to geometry within section views.
*Please note: The DSM add-ons are no longer available for purchase. All DSM add-on functionality has now been integrated into our paid Creator and Engineer subscription plans. More info here: https://www.rs-online.com/designspark/subscriptions-pricing-page *
1. DesignSpark Mechanical Version 5.0 (Build 7232) is used throughout this demo.
2. More information about the paid add-ons can be found here.
Here are the video chapters which are also marked on the timeline:
0:00 Creating a BoM table displaying mass and volume
3:08 Modelling tips for paid add-on users
7:55 Managing material properties at a component level in assemblies