SOLIDWORKS Add-in

Pipe Routing using only one elbow file with multiple angle configurations

Specify Elbow

In SolidWorks Pipe Routing we can only specify one default elbow for the route subassembly.  Historically this  meant that if we have more than one angle of elbow in the route, we had to browse each time for every case not matching the default.  Now we…

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Adding Custom Toolbox Component Sizes

Toolbox Bolt

If there is a specific fastener you need but can’t find the size in the default Toolbox, you can modify and add custom sizes.  Open SOLIDWORKS and go to Tools > Options > System Options tab > Hole Wizard/Toolbox.  Then you can click on the…

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Using Enterprise PDM with SolidWorks can make life a lot easier!

Before working for Javelin I was a Mechanical Designer creating mobile equipment, and assembly machinery using SolidWorks 3D CAD software. I loved working with SolidWorks but did not have the luxury of being able to use SolidWorks Enterprise PDM software for file management. On more than one occasion…

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What is CircuitWorks?

CircuitWorks

CircuitWorks is a translator bridge for SOLIDWORKS.  It allows SOLIDWORKS to open files produced by Electrical CAD software for Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design.  Upon opening the file, SOLIDWORKS will create an assembly model of the PCB. CircuitWorks also allows SOLIDWORKS to save changes back…

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PlantWorks 2010 now available

Javelin’s Plant Design and Layout add-in product for SolidWorks has been updated for SolidWorks 2010. PlantWorks allows for rapid 3D layout generation from furniture layouts to full machine layouts in your facility for proposals, photo renderings, and fly-through animation. Using PlantWorks and SolidWorks visualization tools you will be able to provide early visibility of your proposed plant solution. Check out this demo to learn more about the product. Interested in PlantWorks? Learn more about the SolidWorks Add-in here: http://www.javelin-tech.com/plantworks Or click here to request a quote for the product

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PropertyLinksXpress is a FREE SOLIDWORKS Add-in to manage your Drawing Title Block

PropertyLinksXpress

About a year ago we released a FREE SOLIDWORKS Add-in product called PropertyLinksXpress to help our customers organize their custom property data and allow them to easily populate their drawing title blocks. We are now happy to announce that over 1,000 SOLIDWORKS users are now using the…

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FREE DriveWorks Solo Web Training Sessions

Learn how automating your product design can help improve Engineer-to-Order for your company. DriveWorks Solo is proven technology that lets you automate many repetitive tasks to generate accurate sales, design, and manufacturing outputs/documents quickly and easily. At the end of June there are three 1 hour live web training sessions: Web Training Part #1 on Monday June 28, 11:00am – 12:00pm (EST): Model Capture, Creating Forms, Building Rules, Running your Project, New File Names and Locations – Click to register Web Training Part #2 on Tuesday June 29, 11:00am – 12:00pm (EST): Replacing Files, Tables, Form Navigation, Improving Your Forms, Driving Replacement Files, Controlling Custom Properties – Click to register Web Training Part #3 on Wednesday June 30, 11:00am – 12:00pm (EST): Documents, Controlling Drawings…

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Create SolidWorks configurations quicker and easier with DriveWorks Solo

Many designers and engineers waste countless hours modifying existing designs for customer requirements. Often this is a tedious operation that can result in many errors or omissions. Also, it may be done too quickly in order to provide a quote for your Sales department. DriveWorks Solo can reduce this problem by automatically generating variations of an existing design, create detailed manufacturing drawings, and a quote for each new custom design variation required.

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