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The World Series Report – Day 2 of SolidWorks World 2011

There was no time for a well deserved R&R timeout after the free-for-all Nerds with Nerfs Wild West style “duels” from the CSWP/CSWE party the previous night. Tuesday morning at...
Fatigue? You mean my assembly is tired? (A Glossary of Terms used in FEA)

Fatigue? You mean my assembly is tired? (A Glossary of Terms used in FEA)

New to stress analysis? Ever wondering what they mean by yield or creep or fatigue when performing Simulation studies? Joe Galiera, SolidWorks Simulation Technical Manager, started a series of blog...
E3WireWorks Super Hero Strip

Be an Electrical Design Super Hero (wearing a tight spandex costume is optional!)

Everyone wants to be a super hero, but suiting up and fighting crime is probably not something you'll be doing any time soon. However you can be a super hero...
3 Reasons Why Manufacturers need CRM (Customer Relationship Management)

3 Reasons Why Manufacturers need CRM (Customer Relationship Management)

The team at Audaxium (Javelin's sister company) has a long history with manufacturing companies.  We’ve spent more than our fair share of time working with Engineering departments talking about design....
Office Layout in Draftsight

Javelin is Moving

Yes, it's true.  Javelin is moving.  On April 1st we will be operating out of brand spanking new offices at 3457 Superior Court in Oakville.  We are all very excited...
Fastest growing customer segment for file management

Fastest growing customer segment for file management

It is no surprise that the fastest growing market segment for file management is the small to medium sized teams. With today's competitive landscape, it is crucial that these smaller...

Latest Vlogs

SOLIDWORKS xDesign

The basics of SOLIDWORKS xDesign Demonstration Video

Watch and learn how SOLIDWORKS xDesign combines 3D CAD modeling and cloud collaboration using a web browser. In this 90-minute, on-demand video you'll learn how to create parametric models and...
SOLIDWORKS Touch Mode

Utilize Touch Mode in SOLIDWORKS for Touchscreen Computers

More and more, we run into touch screens. Laptops and monitors are starting to come standard with touch capability. I've had a touch screen on my computer, and for a...
Topology Study produces organic geometry that is optimized for its intended application

Design for Additive Manufacturing with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Topology Study

Additive manufacturing is no longer a bleeding edge technology; this powerful method is being used across countless industries, for applications ranging from rapid prototyping to jigs/fixtures and production end-use parts. Widespread...