Articles by: Scott Ellery, CSWE

Scott Ellery is a CSWE and an avid contributor to the SOLIDWORKS Community, He is a ten time SOLIDWORKS World\3DExperience World Presenter and contributes regularly to SWUG meetings organized by four different user groups in Canada, Scott has worked with many CAD Software packages for over a decade in a multitude of different industries including Steel Fabrication, Injection Molding and Sheetmetal. With a background in Mechanical Engineering Technology and Design, Scott enjoys pushing SolidWorks to it's limits and teaching users to be as fast and efficient with SolidWorks as humanly possible.

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Wrapping sketches over complex surfaces

SOLIDWORKS Wrap Feature

Every year an exciting new version of SOLIDWORKS comes out with shiny new features that have been requested by users. SOLIDWORKS 2017 is definitely no exception with plenty of new tools to geek out about. In this blog we’ll be discussing the enhanced SOLIDWORKS Wrap feature in 2017. If…

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SOLIDWORKS 2017 Launch Teaser Video 3 of 3

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Teaser Part 3

If you haven’t had a chance, check out our first teaser video and our second teaser video for SOLIDWORKS 2017. We are getting close to the Canadian SOLIDWORKS 2017 launch broadcast in October when we can show you the latest enhancements in SOLIDWORKS 2017, which are going to knock your socks off. We have done…

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SOLIDWORKS 2017 Launch Teaser Video 2 of 3

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Launch teaser 2

We hope that you had a chance to take a look at our first teaser video for SOLIDWORKS 2017, as the launch of the 2017 release is rapidly approaching we have another teaser to help you guess one of the great features that is packed into the latest release. If…

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SOLIDWORKS 2017 Launch Teaser Video 1 of 3

SOLIDWORKS 2017 Teaser

SOLIDWORKS 2017 is just around the corner and chocked full of some amazing enhancements to boost design speed and efficiency, all the  Javelin SOLIDWORKS experts in our six offices across Canada who have been testing the beta version have been saying the same thing… SOLIDWORKS 2017 is going to…

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What’s the big deal with SOLIDWORKS Visualize GPU Rendering?

GPU Rendering

With the release of SOLIDWORKS 2016 came a new product to the SOLIDWORKS suite called SOLIDWORKS Visualize. A stand-alone product that allows any 3D CAD user to create true to life renders of their CAD models. With the release of this new rendering platform it was announced that Visualize would…

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How Pixel Density works in SOLIDWORKS Visualize

Mustang Visualize Render

By now you have probably heard of the brand new product from DS SOLIDWORKS called SOLIDWORKS Visualize. Visualize allows you to Photo-realistically render your SOLIDWORKS models in an intuitive and quick workflow, making the creation of stunning lifelike product images and animations faster and easier than…

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SOLIDWORKS and ExactFlat are the Perfect Fit for the Textile Industry

ExactFlat Machine

In the textile industry it has always been a tedious and manual process to get a proper material pattern out of a cutter that fits perfectly the first time, this is where ExactFlat shines.   Exactflat uses complex proprietary algorithms developed by Scientists and CAD industry veterans over…

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Design & Flatten Insulation Covers with Exactflat and SOLIDWORKS

Insulation Wrapping

ExactFlat is a SOLIDWORKS certified gold partner product that accurately addresses some traditionally tedious and labour intensive processes in the soft goods fabrication industry, it can take complex geometry of soft goods CAD models (textiles, furniture cushions, fabrics, and more) and accurately flatten the shape for cutting as…

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Make any Complex Pool Design Simple using the New PoolWorks Template Administrator

Figure 8 Pool with Safety Ledge

If you are in the pool design industry and you manufacture pool liners and covers there is a good chance you have heard of or are using PoolWorks.   If you haven’t heard of PoolWorks then today is your lucky day, PoolWorks is innovative pool design software created by…

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