Training

Five reasons to take SOLIDWORKS PDM Administration Training

SOLIDWORKS PDM System Requirements

Everybody knows the importance of training. When you take on a new task, you need to learn the ins and outs of that new job. The same is true for becoming a SOLIDWORKS PDM administrator. It’s true, you can find a lot of resources online,…

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3D Printed Jig Gets Tested in the Waves

Most of you do not know this, but in my previous career I was a professional windsurfer. I competed for Team Canada and represented Canada at many international events around the world. I have taken some time away from the sport since retiring in 2012, as I…

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3D Printing Essentials one-day course for SOLIDWORKS users now available

3D Printing Training Session

Javelin now offers a 3D Printing Essentials Course to help SOLIDWORKS and other CAD software users choose the right 3D printing technology and learn how to use it.

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Learn how to Reduce 3D Printing Service Bureau Costs

In my previous blog article I covered some of reasons why you need to take our new 3D Printing Essentials Training Course. But one of the reasons I only touched on was learning how to save money when working with a 3D Printing Service Bureau….

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Why you need to take 3D Printing Essentials Training

3D Printed Models

Have you just started using a 3D printer? Are you considering 3D printing for your business? Or would you define your familiarity level with 3D printing as basic or non-existent? If your answer to any of these questions is ‘yes’, then you need to take…

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Javelin Reality on Television – Halton Tech Today

Happy fall! Earlier in the summer (ahhh, remember those days?) The Javelin Reality team had a chance to be interviewed by Rob Duvall of Halton Tech Today. The episode recently aired on Cogeco Cable. Check out the eposide that we were featured in on a very, very hot summer day in Burlington and Oakville, The episode is called “3D Technology in the Corporate World” Part 1: Part 2: Happy viewing! Cheers, Dan email: dan@javelinreality.com phone: 1-877-219-6757 x258

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You have upgraded your software. What about upgrading your users too?

I have just finished teaching the SolidWorks Refresher course and I was so amazed with the reaction I got from my students, that I wanted to share it with you. They were ecstatic with the new stuff they learnt. You should have heard the exclamations: Wow, if I would have known this last month, I would have shaved 3 days from my project. This shortcut saves me 5 clicks. I didn’t know that that is possible. Most of them where either self taught or started using SolidWorks in 1997-2004. Some of them had more experience working with the software than I have. The drawback was that they were using SolidWorks 2010 the same way they learnt it back in 1997. Looks like this problem is not localized…

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