Sheetmetal Bend Relief
KeyCreator \ Create \ Solid-Feature \ Sheetmetal-Bend-Relief

Location: Create>Solid Feature>Sheetmetal Bend Relief

This function allows you to cut into a specified edge of a solid. . As shown below, the cut has a rounded edge, and protrudes into the solid at the specified depth and width.

Using this Function:

Cut Options

Choose the option that best suits the bend relief.


Will determine the size of the cut on the sheet metal part.

The function accepts an input depth, width and a target edge on the Conversation Bar

Specify full depth


Straight cut to edge plus specified depth



Choose the depth end condition as either rounded or striaght.

 Note: Use the Modify>Topology>Imprint /Scribe to create edges as needed for the cuts.