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About Adam Hughes

Adam Hughes is an Applications Engineer based in Santa Ana and is SOLIDWORKS Elite Certified. Adam enjoys teaching where his students range from those in High School, to college undergrads to mechanical engineers with 20 years experience.

2018 Winter Olympics: Hockey Mask Designs

by Adam Hughes

hockey mask design - 2018 Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics kicks off February 9 in PyeongChang, South Korea. All this excitement has spilled over into my workday and here’s the result. Using the power of SOLIDWORKS Visualize I created a few renderings of my Team GoEngineer Goalie mask.

How It’s Made: DIY Vacuum Forming

by Adam Hughes

Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own custom packaging or vacuum form your very own design? In this blog post, we walk you through some steps.

The Season of Giving—and Career Day!

by Adam Hughes

You could tell from all the excitement and chatter among all the kids that career day was finally here. When I was a young kid, “what do you want to be when I

What is a Makerspace?

by Adam Hughes

You may have heard of a “makerspace” in passing conversation or perhaps from a friend who recently attended a session. Alternatively, you might have heard similar