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Three New Simulation Functions in SolidWorks 2013

about 5 years ago

From CAPINC's What's New Segment, here are three new SolidWorks Simulation functions in 2013. Shell Edge to Beam Bonding The bonding of shell edges... READ MORE

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Why are some of my dimensions grey and others black?

about 5 years ago

Remastered from SolidWorks Legion article entitled Color for non inserted dimensions. SolidWorks has many default colors for different types of dim... READ MORE

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To Infinity and Beyond: How SE Corp. Helped NASA using SolidWorks

about 5 years ago

Similar to Felix Baumgarnter’s contribution to the future of space travel, SE Corp., an analysis consulting firm, has enabled the use of the Kenned... READ MORE

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How the Equipois zeroG mechanical arm “lifts” workplace stress and fatigue--with help from SolidWorks

about 5 years ago

Manufacturers such as Honda, General Electric and Boeing use heavy power tools and equipment for their design and engineering needs. However, lifti... READ MORE

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Interactive Scalable Vector Graphic Files from 3DVIA Composer

about 5 years ago

3DVIA Composer has long had the ability to save Views as Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) files viewable with a web browser. However, there is a tric... READ MORE

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Safe Offshore Equipment with Leenaars Marine and Offshore Design BV

about 5 years ago

Construction of offshore platforms can often be costly and dangerous considering weather conditions and the possibility of drops into the cold ocea... READ MORE

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Using SolidWorks Plastics to plan your mold

about 5 years ago

You may be aware of SolidWorks Plastics, but are you aware of the benefits that its functionality could give you? SolidWorks Plastics is a fully in... READ MORE

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SolidWorks Library Features to "Die" For (with video tutorial)

about 5 years ago

I have been getting tons of questions lately about how to create Library Features. In Tip #3, I didn't go in great detail about how to create a li... READ MORE

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Rho, Rho, Rho Your Boat: Conics in SolidWorks 2013

about 5 years ago

SolidWorks 2013 introduces a sketch entity type that was once the soledominion of expensive Class-A surface modeling systems of yesteryear: The Con... READ MORE

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Nexxt Spine is developing the next generation of spinal implants with SolidWorks

about 5 years ago

A few weeks ago Richard Doyle and I were attending some SolidWorks User Group meetings in the American Midwest. Whenever I go on a tour like this, ... READ MORE