Shifting Dog Tutorial


Create a shifting dog for a shifting gearbox from a drawing.


For a step-by-step overview, view the video below.

  • Download drawing from “Files” section below.
  • Use extrudes to create half of the center disk and one dog ridge.
  • Use a circular pattern to create the remaining dog ridges.
  • Use a mirror to mirror the half of the part about itself to create the entire part.
  • Use the hole wizard to create the tapped section of the hole.
  • Use the hole wizard to create the counterbore and through hole.


Shifting Dog Drawing (PDF)