Weldments are a special kind of assembly model and offer unique drawing view and annotation options in the Drawing Manager. Here you'll take a quick look at the way drawing views handle weldment stages for detailing. For more information on working with weldments and weldment annotation, refer to Chapter 10, “Weldment Design.” A drawing view of a weldment assembly can display any of the weldment states, which are as follows:
Assembly Displays the base assembly prior to the preparation, welding, and machining stages.
Machining Displays assembly features that represent the post-weld machining and finishing.
Welds Displays the assembly as it exists during the weld stage, before machining but after preparations have been ...