Articles by: Delvin Masilamani

Delvin is ‎Senior Solutions Expert at Javelin and is based in our Oakville, Ontario office.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 Interface Updates

The SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 interface updates and user experience changes are a delight to work with: Process Ribbon update: Renumber document and Propagate data to connected objects buttons have been added. Just like all other steps in the design process this change assists in the intuitive…

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 Attribute visibility styles in Title Block editor

In most cases it is typically not easy to recollect an attribute’s function or description unless you have created them yourself. In SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017, this is resolved as you can now select the view you prefer. The SOLIDWORKS Electrical Attribute in a Title Block can be shown…

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 Adds design rule check “GoTo” links

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Design Rule check

DS introduced the SOLIDWORKS Electrical Design Rule Check feature to ensure that your electrical designs can be verified and projects are built efficiently maintaining the highest quality. For SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 DS added “Go To” links in this report so you can now jump from the report line item to resolve issues with…

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 Propagate data to connected objects

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Propagate Data

Users can now plan components and wiring system that are an exception to rules setup within this program. Selected objects like Equi-potential, wire, terminal, or PLC channel can propagate or transfer to a destination object. This advanced setup is most effective while working with PLC or…

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 Super Part

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Super Part

Often we find our design requiring more than one part to make up a component. To accommodate this group of parts/assembly there is now a new way of creating a part in SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2017 called a ‘Super Part’. The steps described below will show you how to define a psrt such as…

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How SOLIDWORKS Electrical Reduces Manufacturing Costs [VIDEO]

In our latest on-demand webinar you will learn how SOLIDWORKS Electrical reduces manufacturing costs by combining the electrical schematic functionality with 3D modeling capabilities in one powerful, easy-to-use package. The new 2016 release of SOLIDWORKS Electrical: Enables faster and more accurate schematics and documentation. Reduces errors…

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2016 Assign Component Feature

The enhanced SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2016 Assign Component is a time saving feature that will put a smile on your face as it reduces the number of clicks required to assign component to multiple symbols. Historically you would right-click each symbol to associate them to the same component….

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2016 Defining Wire Order

SOLIDWORKS Electrical has always had the ability to assign the correct wire order when multiple wires intersected or connected. Users were able to change this sequence using the from to list for the wire cabling order. In SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2016, they added nodal indicators as shown in the…

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2016 Project Snapshot

In SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2015 we needed to make multiple copies of projects through the Project Manager. This created confusion when testing different design scenarios or if a user needed to modify the design based on a change request. In order to make it simpler for users, SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2016 has…

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