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[UPDATED] Get a Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate Training Course & Exam for Free

Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate Badge

UPDATE: Due to an amazing response from users interested in elevating their personal development and taking their engineering skills to the next level, MySolidWorks is extending its free Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA) exam offer through April 30, 2015. The Certified ... Read More

Make Finding & Reusing Existing Parts with EXALEAD your SOLIDWORKS New Year’s Resolution


It's the new year and just about every company owner wants to save time and money for their business in 2015. As a SOLIDWORKS user how can you help to achieve that goal? The High Cost of Designing Parts You may not realize it but you regularly make business decisions that can ... Read More

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DraftSight Professional

DraftSight Professional

DraftSight is a free 2D CAD product for accessing existing DWG files and creating new drawings at a fraction of the cost of alternative CAD products; DraftSight was launched in 2010 and has 3 million registered users, and 6.5 million downloads! Introducing DraftSight ... Read More