Category Archives: blog

3D Printers: A Tool That’s Tough to Live Without

by Tate Brown

In my first month working with GoEngineer I have been surprised that so many of our prospective customers already love 3D printing and have great interest in 3D Printers. They’ve seen 3D printed metal parts, concrete houses, working hearts, and

Getting a grip with 3D Printing

by Nathen Blas

Grip

I acquired the Roboteurs RBX1 (Remix) robot arm from my colleague Preston Ruff who built and assembled the robot arm from a kit. Let’s talk about this.

STRATASYS – FDM Holes Without Support

by Mark Bashor

In this blog, we will highlight the capability of Stratasys FDM systems to build horizontal hole features without support and illustrate the benefits of using this approach.

Kinetic Art Project: Intro

by Brandon Harris

Learn how Brandon Harris uses SOLIDWORKS to power through a kinetic art project of his own. How have you used SOLIDWORKS lately?

3D Printed Potato Key Chains

by Sandy Ortez

Kids have always had some kind of symbol to signify they’re best friends. So when my daughter Marley asked if we (that is the GoEngineer technical team and I) could build a symbolic key chain that represented her bond with her buddies, I should not have been surprised.

Computer Hanging Up? Check your CPU or GPU.

by David Cersley

CPU

Are you starting to notice that when rendering a file or when rotating an assembly in SOLIDWORKS that the image becomes pixelated or hangs up? Learn some tips that might fix it in this blog post.

SOLIDWORKS CAD Stalls at Loading Task Planes

by David Cersley

You sit down at your computer and go to start SOLIDWORKS—OMG! It won’t load. It’s hung up! What do you do? Relax. Using the se steps, you’ll be up and running in no time flat.

How to Optimize SOLIDWORKS Designs Using Less Man Hours

by Omar Lopez

CORTIME

It can be extremely time-consuming (and sometimes frustrating) testing and retesting designs, whether your goal is mass reduction, flow maximization, temperature control, or other variables. The more design variations you create and test—intelligently— the greater your chances of finding the best design.

Prop Guards for Drone Propellers

by Brandon Harris

What happens when you just don’t trust your drone from scratching up the walls? You design and 3D print your very own propeller guards. Read all about it in this post.

A Game of Tag: How to Organize Unidentifiable Manuals

by Jeff Lendermon

The spiral-bound manuals in my library shelves stack fine, though I find myself pulling several manuals until I find the one I am looking for. I decided that I needed to come up with a way to label these manuals so they can be easily identified. Learn more here.

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Day 3: Community Rules

by Mitch Bossart, Industry Writer for GoEngineer

SOLIDWORKS World Day 3 was all about the incredible community of SOLIDWORKS users. Learn how the day started with 3 main stories and be inspired!