SOLIDWORKS and Smart Components

SOLIDWORKS and Smart Components

SOLIDWORKS has some great tools to automate creation of features, parts and assemblies. In this blog we will discuss one of these tools, Smart Components. We will look at how we create, edit and add smart components to an assembly. … Continued

SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Waffle Iron Tutorial

SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Waffle Iron Tutorial

Waffle Iron: This model shows a few of the mold tool features available in SOLIDWORKS. In this case the waffle iron is made from reversing the waffle geometry. The multi-body part has some simple sheet metal features along with standard features. … Continued

SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Epoxy Syringe Tutorial

SOLIDWORKS Part Reviewer: Epoxy Syringe Tutorial

Epoxy Syringe: This practical, familiar model shows various techniques on geometry creation. Multi-body part design creates two solids representing the cylinder and piston of this epoxy syringe. This model is mainly created with extrusion but some hybrid modeling is shown. … Continued