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About GoEngineer

GoEngineer delivers software, technology and expertise that enable companies to unlock design innovation and deliver better products faster. With more than 35 years' experience and customers in high tech, medical, machine design, energy and other industries, GoEngineer provides best-in-class design solutions from SOLIDWORKS CAD, Stratasys, Creaform 3D scanning, CAMWorks, PLM and more.

HardwareCon Logo Meets CAD and 3D Printing

by GoEngineer

GoEngineer team members utilize SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys 3D Printing to design the HardwareCon logo to display at a recent tradeshow. Learn the steps they took from design to 3D Print.

Create Custom 3D Printed Fan Gear!

by GoEngineer

Super Bowl 50 is over, which means there’s probably a lot of happy Broncos fans out there looking for a way to show support for their team. You could buy an off the shelf cap, t-shirt, or beer koozie, but if you want to step it up a notch, create something custom!

Troubleshooting Gaps in Thin Prints

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Just because it looks good on your computer screen, doesn’t necessarily mean it will look good on the printing platform. Try these 3D Printing Tips & Tricks to help achieve the best print.

International Left Handers Day

by GoEngineer

In the spirit of International Left Handers Day, here is a look at broken bones, right-handed scissors and leveraging technology from a lefty point of view.

UPS and 3D Printing

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UPS is a large worldwide shipping company that has started using 3D printing to their advantage. Currently, UPS offers 3D printing in nearly 100 of their retail locations around the country, with more on the way.

Engineers Need to Do More With Less

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Companies are constantly redefining their respective industries. While their products vary from heart stents to smart watches to solar panels, one thread is common among them: Engineers need to do more with less.

Recipe: Transparent Finish for PolyJet Parts

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If your PolyJet 3D printed part needs a transparent finish, you are in luck! I’ve been cooking all day in the GoEngineer Santa Clara 3D printer lab and have perfected the recipe. It’s simple to follow yet very effective.

CFD for the Common Man Part Deux

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Recently, I was fortunate enough to be recognized at a banquet for volunteering with the local engineering society. The token of appreciation was not a gold star, or a plaque, or one of

Jeff Dunham’s Customized Achmedmobile

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Jeff Dunham is a talented and powerful comedic entertainer. He has a globally successful ventriloquist standup act and recognized brand. Having the pleasure of working with him, he showed me how he used Stratasys 3D Printing to help create the Achmedmobile; the hot rod featured in his new stand up video, Controlled Chaos.

Jesse James Lends His Artistry To The Gun Business

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GoEngineer customer, Jesse James, of West Coast Choppers fame, is now also the craftsman and founder behind a new endeavor, Jesse James Firearms Unlimited, or JJFU.

Jesse brings his signature craftsmanship with custom choppers, incredibly successful world-famous brand, and passion for “Made in America” to a distinguished firearm line with JJFU.

CFD for the Common Man

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CFD is not just for designing rockets anymore. CFD is all around us at work, home, and travelling in between.

Take Your Skillset to the Next Level

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Training 1Get the most out of your SOLIDWORKS investment and learn to use it with efficiency and ease with GoEngineer’s comprehensive training solutions. With the New Year in full swing, businesses are