How to Create Great Splines

How to Create Great Splines

The key to creating great surfaces in SOLIDWORKS is starting with great underlying sketch geometry. In this short video, Andrew Lowe, an Industrial Designer at the DiMonte Group, explains how to understand, create, and analyze splines in SOLIDWORKS. This video … Continued

MySOLIDWORKS.com Professional Activation

The Professional version of MySOLIDWORKS.com opens up a huge library of on-line training material, learning paths and various other CAD related tools. When you’ve received your serial number for access to this fantastic resource, the next step is activation within … Continued

Datum and Datum Feature

Datum and Datum Feature

A customer in Brazil wasn’t able to define a part indicated in the ASME 14.21 standard image below using SOLIDWORKS DimXpert Automatic Dimension Scheme. DimXpert says that the secondary datum is co-linear with the primary, so doesn’t create the PMI. … Continued

Task Scheduled Drawings

Task Scheduled Drawings

If you want to speed up the process of creating SOLIDWORKS drawings, the SOLIDWORKS Task Scheduler is a great tool. Using tasks, you can batch create all of your drawings now or at a specified date/time. You’ll still need to … Continued