Silhouette edges on a shaft are easy to pick in 2D drawings, but they don’t actually exist in 3D drawings. How can you dimension them?
SOLIDWORKS Simulation product manager talks thermal analysis.
Jim Wilkinson, vice president of User Experience Architecture at Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS, discusses the changes made in SOLIDWORKS 2016 to increase usability.
An advanced overview of the various options included in the extrude tool.
Big Ass Solutions: the key to a great IoT product is starting with a great disconnected device.
Tips and tricks on how to sign up, take and pass your upcoming certification exam.
MBD process shift lessons learned from actual MBD implementations and how to avoid the same mistakes.
Need to improve your design’s manufacturability? One best practice is to define manufacturing features directly beyond basic CAD geometries.
Cultural shift lessons learned from actual MBD implementations. Let’s see how to avoid the same mistakes.
Tips and tricks for managing shared files to keep projects consistent.
You can learn the basics of part design by creating a lightweight titanium camping mug from scratch.
How students used CAD to optimize the designs of their green racing machines.
The modular suite of dimensional metrology software is used to qualify parts, identify and fix problems and improve manufacturing processes.
Better CAM strategies from the comfort of a familiar CAD user interface yields easy adoption and reduced cycle times.
How to automate dimension definitions, create basic dimensions and build intelligent 3D PMI for downstream software consumption.
Bow-and-arrow design has been difficult for millennia. Now, digital manufacturing is making it a bit easier.
SOLIDWORKS provides a number of tools that can catch design errors before they become expensive manufacturing errors.
How to define intersection geometries, hole pattern polar coordinates and basic dimensions in SOLIDWORKS MBD.
Sink marks can plague plastic parts. Here are some tips and tricks for managing these issues.
Get your projects started faster by taking advantage of SOLIDWORKS Templates.
Creating efficient models increases SOLIDWORKS’ efficiency and performance.