Author Archives: Francisco Guzman


About Francisco Guzman

Francisco is a student pursuing his degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is a Certified DriveWorks Professional and Enterprise PDM Support Engineer. Francisco enjoys solid modeling and automating SolidWorks Designs through DriveWorks as well as providing guidance to enhance SolidWorks designs. He worked with our Sr. Applications Engineers to model components of our Helicopter project for the 2013 Race to Production event. In addition to providing support to SolidWorks and Enterprise PDM customers, Francisco also provides support for DriveWorks.

3D Printed Jetpack for an Out of this World Halloween Costume

by Francisco Guzman

3D Printed Jetpack

Halloween is a great time to foster STEM concepts — this is especially true for Francisco Guzman. When his 3-year-old daughter, decided she was going to be an astronaut for halloween, he designed and 3D Printed a jetpack to complete her look. Check it out!

Drone Racing Meets 3D Printing

by Francisco Guzman

3D Printing a Drone

Drone enthusiast Francisco Guzman creates his very first drone using SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys 3D printing. Learn how in this blog post.

Included In Your SOLIDWORKS; DriveWorksXpress

by Francisco Guzman

DriveWorksXpress is the easy to use design automation tool that is included in every new seat of SOLIDWORKS. It can be used to automate designs that are “the same but different”. DriveWorksXpress saves time by reducing repetitive tasks and minimizing

Automated Cache Management

by Francisco Guzman

I enjoy hearing about new approaches to automate repetitive tasks and facilitate daily processes. When I first heard about Enterprise PDM’s new option to automate caching behavior for Enterprise PDM 2014, I immediately thought about sharing this new useful functionality.

SOLIDWORKS Explorer in Windows Explorer

by Francisco Guzman

SOLIDWORKS provides a great file management tool for SOLIDWORKS files called SOLIDWORKS Explorer. SOLIDWORKS Explorer can be used to copy, rename, replace and move SOLIDWORKS parts, assemblies and drawings while maintaining file references. The best part of this great tool is that

GoEngineer Supports DriveWorks! by Francisco Guzman

GoEngineer Supports DriveWorks!

My name is Francisco Guzman and I support DriveWorks here at GoEngineer. I came from an industry where DriveWorks is used to automate repetitive tasks and free up time for engineers to focus on what matters most,

Best Practices to Avoid Losing Work in Enterprise PDM

by Francisco Guzman

In an effort to educate and or remind ourselves of the best practice usage and the clearing of misunderstandings with Enterprise PDM, the article “SolidWorks Enterprise PDM – Best Practices to Avoid Losing Work “ provides advice to avoid loss of work based from commonly received support inquiries.