SolidWorks Electrical Piping & Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID) – Part 2


As discussed in Part 1, SolidWorks Electrical Schematic bridges the gap for 2D that is required in a Piping & instrumentation diagram. Instead of wire connections, users can create new wire style groups to show hydraulic or pneumatic type of connections. Different colours, ... Read More

SolidWorks Electrical Piping & Instrumentation Diagram (P&ID) – Part 1


Piping & Instrumentation is an important part of engineering design in some industries. Piping is already addressed in the SolidWorks Routing add-in. Now with SolidWorks Electrical Professional, we have the combination of Electrical Schematics, P&ID and ... Read More

SolidWorks Electrical Library and Online Portal


Most Electrical CAD explorers are typically hesitant to migrate over to new products. Rightly so. They dig, they research and make sure that transition is easy. As a business, Projects cannot be interrupted. Typical criteria for selecting a new CAD product? Ease of ... Read More

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Why you should switch from AutoCAD Electrical to SOLIDWORKS Electrical

Electrical Diagram

I truly believe the developers at Autodesk meant well when they created AutoCAD® Electrical – but apart from good intentions there isn’t much else to write home about. The question I hear all the time from customers is “Can we replace AutoCAD Electrical?". Yes, you can replace ... Read More

5 Amazing things you should know about SolidWorks Electrical


You have probably heard us say that 'SolidWorks Electrical simplifies electrical system design', but how does the software actually do that? Well, here are 5 amazing things you should know about SolidWorks Electrical that will convince you that electrical design can be made ... Read More