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3DVIA Composer: Using Curve Detect Mode

Occasionally when trying to move actors to make an exploded view, you may run into a situation where the default directions that the "Gizmo" offers you to move the actor do...
Chris is the only CSWP in the Thunder Bay area and also safe to say the youngest in Thunder Bay

Chris Rudnicki, CSWP at 15

Chris is the only CSWP in the Thunder Bay area

At the age of 15 most teenage boys are thinking about video games, skateboards and being...
Electrical Applications, Javelin Technologies

Electrical & Mechanical Design Tools for Rockwell Automation Systems

Learn from the experts! Take part in this exciting new webinar on electrical & mechanical design tools for Rockwell Automation Systems! Date: Thursday, April 28th Time: 10:00am to 11:00am EST...

Video Games meet CAD (at work too!)

Check out the YouTube video here It's the 40-hour workers' dream: playing video games all day while getting paid to do it. But not many of us get to experience...
SolidWorks and Windows 7 x64

SolidWorks and Windows 7 x64

You may have noticed that Windows 7 x64 is now the recommended operating system for SolidWorks 2010 and 2011 (  In a recent poll, Windows 7 x64 was reported as...
3161 scoring in the 2011 game - “LogoMotion” at the Hersey Centre (Apr. 1, 2011)

Sponsor the FIRST FRC Team 3161 – The Tronic Titans from Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School in Oakville, Ontario!

Over the past couple of years, I have been fortunate enough to mentor an enthusiastic and highly motivated high school robotics team, FIRST FRC Team 3161 – The Tronic Titans...

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SOLIDWORKS Performance

Adjusting Virtual Memory (Windows Pagefile) for increased SOLIDWORKS Performance

A kin to the article that our teammate Josh Carrier wrote, back in 2010, I thought it high time we review the process of how to increase virtual memory on...
Certified SOLIDWORKS CSWA Associate Badge

How to pass the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA) Exam with help from MySolidWorks & Subscription Service

Did you know that if you are a SOLIDWORKS customer who has an active Subscription Service contract, you have access to MySolidWorks Standard, which includes preparation materials designed to help you become a Certified...
SolidWorks drawing template & Sheet Format

SOLIDWORKS Tutorial: Step-by-Step Guide to Drawing Templates and Sheet Formats [VIDEO]

Many people get confused when it comes to creating custom Drawing Templates and Sheet Formats in SOLIDWORKS.  It's not as straight forward as Part and Assembly templates due to the...