Although many of us are alone today, none of us are in this alone. Here are some ways, we as industry professionals, can do our part to fight COVID-19.
In hospitals, negative pressure rooms are used to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. To illustrate the concept and effectiveness of these rooms, we’ve run some fluid and particle studies using SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation.
Kinetic Art Project: Using SOLIDWORKS and Casting Fins
Thank you for returning to my Kinetic Art Project series. In this final segment of the series, I’ve used SOLIDWORKS to check for mass properties and documented the process for casting the
Kinetic Art Project: Creating the Mold
Thank you for returning to my Kinetic Art Project series. This blog focuses on creating the silicone mold for the fins. In case you missed the prior article, you can
Thank you for returning to my Kinetic art project series. Today’s blog is focused on creating a worm gear. Check out part 1 and 2 to catch up!
Creating gears in SOLIDWORKS can be intimidating especially for the first time. Thankfully SOLIDWORKS Toolbox does most of the hard work for you. Learn more.
Hyper threading can significantly improve performance for some tasks, but it can also be detrimental to others. To thread or not to thread? Find out here.
3D printing has evolved tremendously over the last 30 years. See how Application Engineer, Michael Brenholt, put a modern take on a classic Fender by creating a 3D printed guitar.
SOLIDWORKS CAM, released in 2018, was one of the most exciting new products seen in years and represented a new chapter in SOLIDWORKS as a total manufacturing tool.
Since the COVID-19 “stay at home” directives, there has been an influx of SOLIDWORKS PDM questions concerning inability to connect PDM servers through a VPN (Virtual Private Network). This article offers some considerations to take when working from home using VPN connections.
Are you new to SOLIDWORKS PCB or using SOLIDWORKS PCB with out of the box symbols and foot prints? If you want to make your own schematic symbols for your schematic drawings and 2D/3D footprints for the PCB. Where do you start?
If you order 3D printing supplies in bulk or for future use, you may find yourself storing them in a box on a shelf or in the drawer of the 3D printer. There has to be a better place, right? See what I came up with for print head storage in this 3D printing hack.
SOLIDWORKS has some awesome part modeling tools. In this blog, we share four of our favorites that are proven to be time saving and easy to use.
Working remotely? Many of us have been faced with the need to work from home. Here’s how to keep access to your SOLIDWORKS network or standalone license.
Have you ever attempted to perform an offset surface in SOLIDWORKS only to receive a Rebuild Errors dialog box? This error occurs because the Offset Surface tool fails when it cannot offset all the faces of a surface.