Day #2: Cannot Apply Shell to Beer Bottle in Fusion 360


Day #1 Beer Bottle Tutorial: You're trying to Shell the beer bottle but it will not let you select the body.

Beer bottle shell issue in Fusion 360


The solid modeling Revolve command should be used when creating the beer bottle. Solid modeling tools are indicated with blue icons and result in solid 3-dimensional bodies. 

Check the icon in your parametric timeline. An orange icon indicates a surface modeling tool. Right-click on the feature and select > delete. Repeat the Revolve with the solid modeling command (blue icon).

Correct (Solid Modeling)

solid modeling icon in parametric timeline

Incorrect (Solid Modeling)

surface icon in fusion 360 parametric timeline

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