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Virtual Tech Conference Atlantic Canada

FREE Atlantic Canada Virtual Tech Conference

Join us on Tuesday May 11, 2021, at the Atlantic Canada Virtual Tech Conference! This time we are taking a deep dive into the latest...
SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal Formed Feature

Managing formed feature information in SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal, the easy way!

When manufacturing sheet metal parts from a SOLIDWORKS model and drawing, how can we ensure that raised features (also commonly referred to as formed features)...

A spot on colour match for consumer product prototypes

In this use case example, learn how to use Stratasys® VeroUltra™ colour 3D printing materials to create a realistic, multi-material consumer product prototype. Challenge Traditionally,...
Automotive Additive Manufacturing

Applications for Additive Manufacturing in the Automotive Industry

In the span of a decade, Additive Manufacturing / 3D Printing has moved from an optional piece of equipment for producing relatively simple prototypes to an...
SOLIDWORKS SolidNetWork License (SNL) Manager Troubleshooting

SOLIDWORKS SolidNetWork License Manager Troubleshooting (SNL)

A SOLIDWORKS Network License requires a network connection between the server and client machines.  The server runs the SolidNetWork License Manager service and client machines...
Desktop Metal Binder Jetting

Additive Manufacturing 2.0 with Desktop Metal Binder Jetting Systems

Metal Binder Jetting 3D printing has already had profound impacts on prototyping and manufacturing tooling, but with the ability to mass produce highly complex end-use...

SOLIDWORKS 2021 What's New Articles

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2021 Terminology

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2021 Terminology Changes

There are some amazing enhancements coming with SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2021.  Although SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2021 Terminology may not be a significant enhancement, it will be noticed immediately.  Here is an explanation...
SOLIDWORKS Manage 2021

SOLIDWORKS Manage 2021 Top 5 What’s New Enhancements

DS SOLIDWORKS have added many new enhancements to SOLIDWORKS Manage 2021. The latest release provides new ways to manage your projects, edit your Bills of Material, and interact with suppliers,...

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2021 Assembly BOMs now support Cut List items

Starting in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2021, Cut List items can be shown as children of their part files in any Bill of Materials (BOMs), not only in the part Cut List...

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