Click the Shellable Feature
The Shellable Feature dialog box that appears displays the
icon as the default shape to be created.
Keep the default option and select Lateral Profile
as the profile to be extruded.
The application previews the prism.
Enter 15mm in the First length field to define
the feature length. The preview of the prism changes dynamically as you
Click the Direction tab to check that the
default option fits your needs: as the Normal to profile
option is checked, the prism will be created normal to the sketch plane.
Keep this option.
Click the Draft tab that enables you to
optionally draft the prism.
To define the draft angle, set the Draft behavior
option to Intrinsic to feature. Options are now displayed.
Set the Angle option to 5deg if not already
Click OK to confirm. The shellable prism is
created and the application displays this feature in the specification
In a Nutshell
The Shellable capability creates geometry that will
belong to the main shape of the part. Shellable features can take on the
shape of a prism, sweep, revolve, thick surface or even of an
To know more about this capability, refer to