Author Archives: Maurice Cherian

Maurice Cherian

About Maurice Cherian

Maurice Cherian is Technical Support Engineer at GoEngineer. He was introduced to CAD while working for the Navy. Maurice has over seventeen years of Software Training and overall CAD experience. He has been using SOLIDWORKS since 2008 and is a certified expert and instructor. He provides SOLIDWORKS training and Tech Support. Maurice is active in the SOLIDWORKS User Group Community in San Diego, presenting and hosting multiple times over the last eleven years.

Alternate Views in SOLIDWORKS 2020

by Maurice Cherian

Alternate Views

We’ve long be able to create alternate position views in drawings showing assembly movement in a phantom or dashed line type. This functionality is great to show open and closed or expanded and contracted versions of your assembly in a single drawing view. Now in 2020 you can show alternate views of a single part, using configurations, all in a single drawing view.. This article will show you the picks and clicks so you can go try out this new time saving feature found inside of SOLIDWORKS 2020.

Multiple Contiguous Features In SOLIDWORKS 2020

by Maurice Cherian

Streamline your daily workflow with SOLIDWORKS 2020’s new capabilities to drag multiple contiguous features in the feature design tree to organized folders and even sub folders for better organized feature trees. Taking seconds up front to organize feature tree structures allows all users to quickly navigate long-detailed feature design trees whenever needed.

Flip Width Mate Alignment SOLIDWORKS 2020

by Maurice Cherian

Flip Width Mate Alignment

New functionality added to SOLIDWORKS 2020 to enhance the current width mate quick-pic options. Menu items are well illustrated with the new command options being highlighted in red. Using these new options can save you from having to “restart” mating a width mate over, thus enabling you to concentrate on making more realistic virtual assembly designs faster than ever before.