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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...
mpp-visit

MPP Kevin Flynn and Cabinet Minister Sandra Pupatello visit the Javelin Office

Javelin had a couple of special visitors last week.  MPP Kevin Flynn and Cabinet Minister Sandra Pupatello visited the Javelin office in Oakville on Thursday, February 10th.  Minister Pupatello is...
I like beer…but the big question is Can or Bottle?

I like beer…but the big question is Can or Bottle?

I just love a nice cold beer but I also have a big dilemma.  Should I buy cans or bottles?  It tastes great out of both but since I have...

Latest Vlogs

The Defeature Preview Window rotates and zooms with the SOLIDWORKS viewport, making it easy keep tabs on the simplification process

Why you should use the SOLIDWORKS Defeature Tool

Creating a digital twin of your real-life assembly can provide a lot of benefits; including accurate bills of materials, machining instructions, true-to-life simulation results, or stunning renders out of SOLIDWORKS...
3D Printed Texture

How to apply Textures to 3D Printed Parts with SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS users often need to create complex or repeating features, but these features can be time-consuming to generate, especially on complex models. Some designs, such as a textured surface or...
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...