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Parametric Flat Pattern of Bent Rod/Tube in SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal tools provide the ability to obtain the flat shape from a bent part.  The flat length of each bend is based on defined parameters.  This can be...
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How to properly maintain your Stratasys Polyjet print head

Properly maintaining a Stratasys polyjet print head, not only increases the life of the print heads, but also keeps you from having down time and keeps your parts looking new....

How to access SolidPractices SOLIDWORKS Guides through MySolidWorks

SOLIDWORKS users with an active software subscription now have access to a powerful library of SolidPractices best practice documents available through their account. There are currently over two dozen...
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Installing SOLIDWORKS without the Toolbox Data

Starting with SOLIDWORKS 2020, when deploying SOLIDWORKS using an Administrative Image, you can choose not to install the SOLIDWORKS Toolbox data files. This is useful if your SOLIDWORKS Toolbox is...
SOLIDWORKS Model Background

Customize your SOLIDWORKS model background!

Ever wanted a SOLIDWORKS model background that's more pleasing to the eye?  Here's how! There is a collection of .png image files of such backgrounds that gets installed with SOLIDWORKS. ...
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Tips on Stratasys 3D Printer Tip Calibration

At Javelin Technologies, we have trained thousands of customers up to date on how to use their brand-new Stratasys dual extruder 3D printers and the mechanics of tip calibration is...

COVID-19 Related Posts

Assembled Face Shield

SCIEX works with Javelin to contribute to PPE manufacturing project

Javelin continues to work on our PPE face shield development project; over 700 units have been produced and are currently being distributed to our project partners. This has been made...
The "Spartan Cube" Rendering

Javelin customer Spartan Bioscience designs revolutionary rapid testing kit for COVID-19

Updated May 4, 2020. Javelin's customers excel in every sector, from product design and top-tier manufacturing to healthcare and education. Right now, many of them are shifting, diversifying, retooling, and...
Medical buyers guide

Medical 3D Printing Research & Buyer’s Guide

Materials, Technologies, and 3D Printers: Learn how to Make the Right Choice for your Medical 3D Printing Business and Use Case. In this helpful 3D printing buyer’s guide, you’ll find useful...