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Watch SOLIDWORKS 2018 Unveiled Live September 26th…

On Tues. Sept. 26th SOLDIWORKS CEO Gian Paulo Bassi and Director of Product Innovation, Kurt Anliker will introduce SOLIDWORKS 2018. Tune in!…
Less Than 20 Seats Left for 3DCIC!…

The joint 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress + Quality Information Framework Symposium will be held October 3-5, 2017 in Golden, Colorado.…
Silver Lake and GE Ventures Invest $40 Million in Aras…

Aras will use this investment to drive growth, expand operations and further extend Aras' technology leadership through development and acquisitions.…
Plethora Launches Online Service for Machined Parts…

With Plethora's 3D model ordering platform users can get more than quotes, such as manufacturability feedback, and solutions to design issues.…
CoreTechnologie Fully Supports STEP AP242 for MBE…

CoreTechnologie now supports reading and writing of STEP AP242 providing 3D information downstream, while maintaining PLM process flow.…
HP Debuts Virtual Reality Solutions & Services at Siggraph…

HP unveiled the the new HP Z VR Backpack, a wearable Virtual Reality (VR) PC for product and building design. Price starts at $3299 in September.…

 

Managing SOLIDWORKS Plastics ResultsManaging SOLIDWORKS Plastics Results…

CAPINC's Andrew Jaskey covers two possible ways plastics can be saved in SOLIDWORKS 2016 and older. See the tip and webinar in this tutorial.

Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel

Jon Peddie takes a look at the new Xeon W Processors based on Skylake/Purley and provides some comparisons of Intel…
How to Customize 3D PDF Templates Using SOLIDWORKS MBD

SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 added significant 3D PDF Template Editor enhancements. Oboe Wu of DS SOLIDWORKS highlights his favorites here.…
J.G. WEISSER Accelerates Turning Machine Concept Design

The turning machine manufacturer implemented SOLIDWORKS Conceptual Designer reducing design time by 15 percent and shortened sales cycle.…
JPR Compares Dell Model to @Xi Mobile Workstation

JPR compares @Xi Computer's @Xi PowerGo 15/7 mobile workstation to the Dell Precision 5510. What do they think? Find out…
Using SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect with Sheet Metal Parts

The new 3D Interconnect functionality introduced in SOLIDWORKS 2017 is useful when working with a variety of native non-SOLIDWORKS files.…
Managing SOLIDWORKS Plastics Results…
CAPINC's Andrew Jaskey covers two possible ways plastics can be saved in SOLIDWORKS 2016 and…

How to Customize 3D PDF Templates Using SOLIDWORKS MBD…
SOLIDWORKS MBD 2017 added significant 3D PDF Template Editor enhancements. Oboe Wu of DS SOLIDWORKS…

Using SOLIDWORKS 3D Interconnect with Sheet Metal Parts…
The new 3D Interconnect functionality introduced in SOLIDWORKS 2017 is useful when working with a…

Exporting SOLIDWORKS Data into SOLIDWORKS Visualize…
New to SOLIDWORKS 2017 is the ability to directly export CAD data to SOLIDWORKS Visualize…

Difficult to select/delete dimensions in SWKS16…
It is difficult to just select by clicking it - especially angular dimensions. When I…

Topology Optimisation in SolidWorks…
Do you think Topology optimisation inside SolidWorks will change way we design for 3D…

I can't see the line…
When adding dimensions to drawings, the dimension hovers over the pointer so that I can't…

Change Appearance of Parts from Tool Box…
How do I change the appearance of parts pulled from the Tool Box? Source: MySOLIDWORKS.com…

Why Does My Machine Crash So Often?…
GoEngineer's Benjamin Modic talks about computer crashes, why expensive graphic cards can run poorly and…

Viewing SOLIDWORKS in 3D PDFs…
Take advantage of Adobe Readers 3D PDF functions, such as sharing models with non-CAD users,…

Issue Filleting Edges of a Blade…
I cannot fillet a blade with a .150" Radius. Can anyone help? Source: SOLIDWORKS Forums…

Linear Pattern…
How do I create a linear pattern that automatically spaces a certain quantity of entities…

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CATI Enters Partnership With Desktop Metal…
CATI, a SOLIDWORKS and CATIA VAR is now carrying Desktop Metals 3D printers, the Studio System and Production System…


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Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel…
Jon Peddie takes a look at the new…


J.G. WEISSER Accelerates Turning Machine Concept Design…
The turning machine manufacturer implemented SOLIDWORKS Conceptual Designer…


Technique Advances Prototype Production with SOLIDWORKS…
Read about how Technique, Inc. implemented SOLIDWORKS solutions…


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