Tag Archives: assembly

Favorite SOLIDWORKS Capabilities: Component Patterns

by Jake Davis

SolidWorks 2020 Component Patterns with Variable Instances

One of our favorite SOLIDWORKS capabilities is to pattern components in assemblies.  This function gives us the ability to quickly populate assemblies with multiple parts in sequence without having to insert and mate each individual instance.  It’s a real time-saver for designers.

SOLIDWORKS: Numbers and Drill Sizes

by Rodolfo Gutierrez

In this guide, you will learn how to display letter and number drill sizes in your Hole Table within SOLIDWORKS drawings.

3D Interconnect: Stop Translating Files and Focus on Designing

by Sandy Ortez

3D Interconnect

SOLIDWORKS 2017 delivers new capabilities for working with neutral and native CAD data from various sources. With 3D Interconnect unlock powerful new workflows to collaborate with customers and vendors. With this new tool, you can now:

Playground For Big Kids

by Tandy Banks

Remember what it was like to imagine something and be able to bring it to life. SOLIDWORKS Treehouse is now included in the 2015 suite.

Beyond The Concept

by Nathan Dunn

Using SOLIDWORKS Mechanical Conceptual for the first time is like the first time you used an iPhone after having that state of the art flip phone. Stepping into the

An Interesting RP Repair Visit by Steve Erwin

There are many procedures on repair visits that are time consuming. Some repairs are not difficult, they are just more involved, which causes lengthy downtime for the customer. One such procedure is the alignment of a toggle assembly on a

Advance Your Skills with SolidWorks 201 by Tandy Banks

Our “201” class is comprised of SolidWorks Advanced Part and Advanced Assembly curriculum. During the 4-day course, we explore 17 chapters to help you become more proficient. Advanced Part topics include: Multi-body techniques, complex sweeping, Lofts, Boundary, curves, advanced filleting & Face features. In Assembly Modeling we cover: advanced mates, file structures, improved performance techniques, top-down design, Display States, Smart Components & assembly features.