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Dies and Tooling

Stamping Dies and Tooling 3D Printed for the Manufacturing Floor

Based in Cambridge, Ontario Canada, Egar Tool and Die is a leader in the production of automotive stamping dies, production stampings and welded assemblies. The company has been supplying North American Tier 1 and 2 automotive companies for more than 40 years. The Challenge The automotive industry consists of a vast network of suppliers and…

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Ka'ana Machine

BC startup Ka’ana Wave uses support from SOLIDWORKS to help bring unique surfing machine to market

At a Canadian startup in North Vancouver, SOLIDWORKS CAD tools are making waves. Javelin customer Ka’ana Wave Co. has designed and built a wave machine that can be installed in an existing body of water or new custom build, such as a community swimming pool. To produce a wave for a surfer, the Ka’ana machine…

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3D scan of player clothing for video game using Artec Space Spider

Canadian video game developer uses handheld Artec 3D scanners to capture real world items and enhance the player experience

In Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, a team of gifted video game developers is creating authentic gaming experiences for discerning players around the world. It’s the home of Javelin customer HB Studios, which has shipped 51 game titles and contributed to another 20. Just released in August 2020 is PGA TOUR® 2K21, a high-end golf simulation game….

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mounting bracket from an optical assembly at NRC

Precision toolmaker in Victoria, BC completes SOLIDWORKS training and certification at astronomical pace

In just a few months, Greg Nuspel completed three of Javelin’s live online SOLIDWORKS training courses and earned two professional designations. Greg is an instrument and toolmaker in the Design and Fabrication Services Branch of the National Research Council of Canada. He works out of NRC’s Victoria location, the site of the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory…

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Spartan Bioscience COVID-19 rapid test kit

Javelin customer Spartan Bioscience designs revolutionary rapid testing kit for COVID-19

Updated May 4, 2020. Javelin’s customers excel in every sector, from product design and top-tier manufacturing to healthcare and education. Right now, many of them are shifting, diversifying, retooling, and retraining, in some cases to contribute directly to fighting COVID-19, in other cases to support ongoing essential work in sectors such as agriculture and food…

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3D printing aviation components

Aviation Case Study – Step 3 – 3D Printing Aviation Components

In the third and final step of this case study, our Professional Services team walks us through the process of 3D printing the landing gear doors for Michael Shuler’s 1955 Falco airplane. If you missed the first two steps, make sure to catch up on the first two videos in the series; Part 1: Reverse…

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