Rod Mackay's SolidWorks Tech Posts

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Exclusive SOLIDWORKS Online Training for Subscription Service Customers

SOLIDWORKS Online Training

The SOLIDWORKS Subscription Service Program gives you immediate access to new software releases and upgrades, enhancement request privileges, live technical support, and comprehensive online resources to ensure you get the most from your 3D design experience. One of those online ... Read More

Heat Transfer Analysis: What they didn’t teach you in engineering school

Heat Transfer Analysis

Using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) is no longer relegated to the realm of the specialist. A new class of CFD analysis software, 'Concurrent CFD', is proving to be highly effective at performing heat transfer analysis, enabling mechanical engineers to accelerate key ... Read More

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Introduction to SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal in MySolidWorks

Sheet Metal Part

SOLIDWORKS 3D design software allows you to quickly and cost-effectively create sheet metal part designs using a simple design process, saving you time and development costs. Using SOLIDWORKS sheet metal tools you can: Design 3D solid sheet metal parts and ... Read More

SOLIDWORKS EPDM Training now available in MySolidWorks

MySolidWorks SOLIDWORKS EPDM Training

Recently released on MySolidWorks Training are overview videos to common SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM tasks. Presently there are 19 lessons available, including basic lessons: Enterprise PDM Log In/Log Out Enterprise PDM Check Out, Edit, Check In Enterprise PDM Integrated ... Read More