CATI Enters Partnership With Desktop Metal…

CATI, a SOLIDWORKS and CATIA VAR is now carrying Desktop Metals 3D printers, the Studio System and Production System…
Rize Debuts New Rize One 3D Printer Rize Debuts New Rize One 3D Printer…

Rize One requires no post processing and was developed by former members of Objet, Z Corp., the architect of Pro/E…
Best Practices Disclosed in New Sheet Metal Guide Best Practices Disclosed in New Sheet Metal Guide…

RAPID's free machining design guide covers design for manufacturing best practices and money saving tips for custom machined prototype parts.…
Markforged Announces the Mark X Industrial-Scale 3D Printer Markforged Announces the Mark X Industrial-Scale 3D Printer…

With a larger build volume then the Mark 2, the Mark X can produce 3d printed parts for end use…
 

Using SpaceClaim for 3D Printing Preparation
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Learn how to prepare files for 3D printing without having to become an expert in specialized software, how to shrinkwrap…
 
Zero-post Processing with Rize's APD Technology Zero-post Processing with Rize's APD Technology…

This paper will define Rize's one-of-a-kind Augmented Polymer Deposition (APD), how it works and describe the advantages of the technology.…
 
Difficult to select/delete dimensions in SWKS16
It is difficult to just select by clicking it - especially angular dimensions. When I select a dimension it opens…
 
Topology Optimisation in SolidWorks
Do you think Topology optimisation inside SolidWorks will change way we design for 3D Printing ?…
 
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When adding dimensions to drawings, the dimension hovers over the pointer so that I can't see the second line in…
 
Change Appearance of Parts from Tool Box
How do I change the appearance of parts pulled from the Tool Box? Source: MySOLIDWORKS.com…
 
 
3D Printing- The Possibilities are Endless
 
 
 
Optimizing your CAD for FDM 3D Printing…
Here are some tips to consider for your next design, to get the best possible 3D print, while reducing material…
 
3D Printing for A Conversation Piece or Functionality…
Though Paul Nishihira of Go Engineer has a love for machining he is quite impressed with the functional parts he…
 
Making Realistic Renderings in SOLIDWORKS…
It's important to provide clients with clear, photo realistic images of a design concept. Here are some considerations for doing…
 
Creating a Usable Mold from Imported Geometry…
The goal here was to create a usable mold based on imported geometry, which in this case was a tooth.…
 
SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys Resellers Complete Merger SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys Resellers Complete Merger…

TriMech and CADD Edge have merged and are undergoing a rebranding to unify the company under the TriMech brand.…
 
Geometric Announces CAMWorks Tolerance Based Machining Geometric Announces CAMWorks Tolerance Based Machining…

Tolerance Based Machining adds the ability to read and react to non-geometric manufacturing information such as tolerances and surface finish.…
 
SmartCAM Takes CNC Programming to the Cloud SmartCAM Takes CNC Programming to the Cloud…

SmartCAM ShopFloor Milling on the Predator Cloud Network offers a secure shop floor network in the cloud for a low…
 
 
3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS 3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS…

3D Systems introduced a new SLA system for manufacturing plastic 3D parts, 3DXpert software for Direct Metal Printing, and partnership…
CIMdata Ranks Mastercam 1st in Installed Seats Worldwide CIMdata Ranks Mastercam 1st in Installed Seats Worldwide…

CNC Software worked closely with machine shops around the world on the 2D, multi-axis, mill-turn enhancements in Mastercam 2017.…
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printers for Aero and Auto…

The Stratasys Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator for lightweight plastic parts and the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator were previewed at IMTS.…
GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions…

Plans are still on for the acquisition of Arcam announced in September, but plans to acquire German 3D printer maker…
Introducing the Rize One 3D Printer and Team…

Rize Inc. developed a zero post-processing 3D printer, led by former members of Objet, Z Corp. and architect of Pro/E…
Webinar: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750 Webinar: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750…

On Tuesday September 13th, see how electronics accessory company OtterBox, has used Stratasys 3D printing to advance their business.…
Download Xometry's SOLIDWORKS Add-IN Download Xometry's SOLIDWORKS Add-IN…

Get instant online quoting in SOLIDWORKS for your prototypes, including 3D printing, sheet metal, and CNC milling with over 200…
Why Do We Need Non-matching Mesh Technology? Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20%…

A global consumer packaged goods manufacturer compared the part turnaround speed and costs of their Stratasys Fortus and Rize One…
 
3D Printing: The Impact of Post-Processing 3D Printing: The Impact of Post-Processing…

Industry expert, Todd Grimm, interviewed six global manufacturers to learn the impact of post-processing on time, cost, quality, and more.…
Are You Using DfX Practices? Are You Using DfX Practices?…

This spring ConnectPress and Geometric (now part of HCL Technologies) surveyed readers to see how they were deploying Design for…
ANSYS in ACTION: A Simple 3D Tool for Fast, Flexible Design ANSYS in ACTION: A Simple 3D Tool for Fast, Flexible…

Watch this video to see how to autosurface any STL for rapid reverse engineering create, edit and prepare models for…
Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing…

Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept…
Additive Manufacturing Aids for Jigs and Fixtures Additive Manufacturing Aids for Jigs and Fixtures…

Watch this on-demand webinar to see how manufacturing companies like Volvo Truck are using 3D printed jigs and fixtures for…
Now on Demand: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750 Now on Demand: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750…

See how electronics accessory company OtterBox, has used Stratasys 3D printing to advance their business in this on-demand webinar.…
Wicked Wakesurf Goes Low Volume with PartWorks Wicked Wakesurf Goes Low Volume with PartWorks…

Wicked Wakesurf Designs benefits from PartWorks servicing, SOLIDWORKS and Faro scanners to make their wakesurfing boat paddles.…
How Software and the Cloud Are Revolutionizing 3D Printing How Software and the Cloud Are Revolutionizing 3D Printing…

One game changer is GrabCAD Print, giving designers the ability to organize print queues, monitor material levels and stay up…
The Core Principle of DFMA: Keep It Simple The Core Principle of DFMA: Keep It Simple…

DFMA tools from Boothroyd Dewhurst give college student a firm grasp of the principles of product design and costing for…
Don't Let Tribal Knowledge Kill Your Shop…
Paul Van Metre shares key steps to eliminate tribal knowledge on the shop floor, so all the processes aren't locked into the brains of one person.
 
StrongArm Technologies Lends Hand in Hard Labor…
StrongArm Technologies uses SOLIDWORKS, Simulation and Plastics to create the V22 Ergoskeleton, a device that helps take the strain out physical labor.
 
Who Will Win in Virtual Reality?…
Jon Peddie compares various VR headsets including Sony's HMD, HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift for virtual reality. See who he thinks will take the lead.
 
Canon Joins the 3D Printing Fray…
At its 2015 Paris Expo, the company announced a bold new concept that it claims will vastly improve 3D printing processes and outputs.
 
AMTRAK Increases Design Productivity by 60%…
SOLIDWORKS helps AMTRAK maintain, reverse engineer, and modernize railroad cars, while preserving the ability to work with 2D legacy design data.
 
CIMdata Publishes Review of CGTech VERICUT…
CIMdata provides its own reflections as well as perspectives offered by CGTech customers whom CIMdata interviewed in this in-depth product review.