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SOLIDWORKS Advanced Part Design using Equations & Configurations

SOLIDWORKS Advanced Part Design

At Javelin, we teach a lot of SOLIDWORKS training classes that have great techniques, I’ve often said: ” Oooooooh! Wish I knew that years ago.” So, this article describes SOLIDWORKS Advanced Part Design techniques with the creation of an automotive wheel/rim using equations and configurations….

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SOLIDWORKS Part Feature Tree Salvage!

SOLIDWORKS Part Feature Tree

If your SOLIDWORKS part file seems to be unusable for some odd reason, but you can still access the feature tree, don’t count the part out just yet.  Here is a creative way to salvage your work by transplanting the feature tree into a new…

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SOLIDWORKS Christmas Tree Topper

Watch a video to learn how our SOLIDWORKS Christmas Tree Topper was made, using advanced part modeling tools, such as Combine and Swept Boss/Base.

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Step-by-step Guide for creating a SOLIDWORKS Part Template

Making a SOLIDWORKS Part Template is a quick and easy way to model in the desired unit of measure, have the appropriate visual qualities and have other specific settings turned on or off. Below is a step by step process of how to create a…

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Projection Type to Show Multiple SOLIDWORKS Viewports in Parts and Assemblies

SOLIDWORKS Viewports

Showing multiple SOLIDWORKS Viewports in the part and assembly environment is helpful for advanced part modeling and also drawing 3D sketches. To examine how an advanced Sweep or Loft command has worked out, showing four different views of the part in the graphics area at the…

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How to Hide/Show Dimensions in a SOLIDWORKS Part

Hide SOLIDWORKS Dimension

Do you ever hide SOLIDWORKS dimensions in the part environment? In case you have then you may be wondering how to make a hidden dimension reappear again.  This article will demonstrate how to hide a dimension and then make it visible again in the SOLIDWORKS Part environment. Step 1:…

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