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Medical Device Testing with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

Medical device, image courtesy of Argo Medical

From a young age, we’re taught to always double-check our work. Whether it was algebra or English, you had to review your work. Overlooking a mistake could wreak havoc on your report card. Fast forward a few years and the same rules apply in your…

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Streamline Your Product Development Process with SOLIDWORKS Engineering 4.0

Engineering 4.0

Engineering teams spend countless hours answering requests for information and recreating drawings across the organization. This lost productivity disrupts the product development team and lengthens design cycles. The next engineering paradigm extends design data to downstream departments in the right format at the right time;…

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Dispelling the Myths of 3D Design with SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS Myths

If you are currently using a 2D CAD system and are thinking about moving to 3D design you have probably heard a few myths and may even have some misconceptions of your own surrounding the transition to a solution like SOLIDWORKS. In this post we will address the…

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Download SOLIDWORKS 2017 Beta software and give your feedback

download solidworks 2017 beta

The SOLIDWORKS Research & Development team has once again been hard at work and is very excited to announce that the SOLIDWORKS 2017 Beta Program will be launched in late June 2016. SOLIDWORKS 2017 contains hundreds of new user-driven enhancements providing the power you need to drive…

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The Best Process for Creating Inspection Documentation

SOLIDWORKS Inspection 2017

Implementing a robust quality control process is critical to ensuring your products assemble with ease, operate to your customers satisfaction and last their desired lifespan.  The problem a lot of our clients are facing is that the amount of effort it takes creating inspection documentation for this quality control…

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Do you design with TSLOTS? Download a FREE TSLOTS SOLIDWORKS Add-in

TSLOT Model

Many SOLIDWORKS users work with TSLOTS for their machine, robot cages and or frame designs. TSLOTS are basically Aluminum Extrusions that come in various sizes and standards (Metric, Fractional, B-Series). You can represent them inside of SOLIDWORKS by creating profiles to use in a weldment environment OR…

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Thinking of switching 3D CAD systems? Might not be as hard as you think!

CAD System White Paper

Are your engineers frustrated with your current 3D CAD tools? Are parts not fitting together the first time? Are you missing important product launch dates because of assembly issues? Does your CAD Data Management system take your engineers away from design work due to data…

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End the Disconnect between your Mechanical and Electrical Design [WHITE PAPER]

Electrical Design

The productivity gains related to using 3D CAD technology for mechanical design are now obtainable for electrical design through integration of electrical and mechanical development on a single 3D platform. Instead of relying on slow, non-integrated 2D tools to develop electrical schematics, control panel designs, and electrical system layouts,…

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Will your design pass the injection molding process? Check with SOLIDWORKS Plastics

Injection Molding Process

Producing high-quality, plastic injection-molded parts more quickly and cost-effectively than the competition has become a critical factor for manufacturing success in today’s global market. Instead of engaging in slow, expensive prototype iterations and test cycles to satisfy manufacturing requirements. Designers, moldmakers, and manufacturing professionals can leverage SOLIDWORKS® Plastics mold-filling simulation…

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