How Robotics Teams Turn Concepts into Reality

How Robotics Teams Turn Concepts into Reality

Let’s look at a case study to better understand just one of the processes that uses SOLIDWORKS to turn concepts into reality.  Frostbyte is a 150 pound, six and a half foot tall robot that was designed and built within … Continued

How to Publish a 3D PDF with SOLIDWORKS MBD

How to Publish a 3D PDF with SOLIDWORKS MBD

How to Publish a 3D PDF with SOLIDWORKS MBD The essence of Model Based Definition (MBD) is to directly define dimensions and annotations on the 3D model so that it can be reused throughout the life cycle. However, users sometimes … Continued

SOLIDWORKS Meets Star Trek: Beyond

SOLIDWORKS Meets Star Trek: Beyond

This is an awesome tutorial on how you can use SOLIDWORKS and 3D printing to create your own detailed replica model spaceship. The spaceship in this tutorial is inspired by the USS Enterprise from Star Trek: Beyond. We’ll take a … Continued

SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Combadge Tutorial

SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Combadge Tutorial

  Combadge: Don’t lose your signal. Check out this model which its predecessor was the inspiration of the mobile phone. There are multiple configurations of this model with different center logos for the different divisions. This part shows how to create … Continued

Creating a Custom Engagement Ring- Part 3

Creating a Custom Engagement Ring- Part 3

Though rings are often associated with marriage, this isn’t always the case. Rings are versatile in meaning, and have held symbolic value in humanity for centuries. From personal expression to granting invisibility to physical declarations of love, rings really have … Continued

Sometimes it’s better in 2D

Sometimes it’s better in 2D

Yes, you read that correctly. No, I did not change companies to work for a 2D CAD Company. Sometimes, though, if the proper conditions apply, a 2D Simulation analysis can save huge amounts of time and processing power. SOLIDWORKS Simulation … Continued

Creating a Custom Engagement Ring- Part 2

Creating a Custom Engagement Ring- Part 2

Though rings are often associated with marriage, this isn’t always the case. Rings are versatile in meaning, and have held symbolic value in humanity for centuries. From personal expression to granting invisibility to physical declarations of love, rings really have … Continued