The world's largest paper ball serves a reminder that documentation is critical, but is doesn't have to be on paper or overwhelming.
Sebastien Heintz, Zenith Aircraft Company CEO, Discusses How the Company Uses CAD and CAM to Make Aircraft Kits.
People do judge a book by its cover. How can we make MBD data consumable, actionable and professional?
Analyzing a product’s environmental impact from cradle to grave doesn’t have to be complicated.
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?
Big Ass Solutions: the key to a great IoT product is starting with a great disconnected device.
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.
How students used CAD to optimize the designs of their green racing machines.
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.
A simple walk-through of how to start a weldment, make a part and create a drawing.