In “Dabbling in Dimensions – Part 1” I briefly covered the “Modify” dimension box, or “the classic look” as i called it. In this blog post I will cover the Instant version of the dimensions. Within SOLIDWORKS you have 2... Continued
Brian ZIAS covers his favorite feature in SOLIDWORKS 2019, 3D Texture! Check out how easy it is to create geometry with no modeling required. Brian explores a use case of Knurling and a few other creative ideas.
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Starting in 2016 for SOLIDWORKS Professional (Premium for 2015 versions and older), there is a great add-in that works for those who need to transfer physical objects into a 3D model. The add-in is called ScanTo3D. For users who need... Continued
When creating a broken-out section view of a drawing it possible to set the depth of the cut according to a numerical value. But did you know that it’s possible to select an edge on another view to define the... Continued
In an earlier post, Create a Flexible Bar in SOLIDWORKS 2014 it was shown how we could use SOLIDWORKS to bend or flex a part instantly on the screen! Today, let’s take that one step farther and apply a weldment... Continued
Instant 3D is an often overlooked feature that needs some attention! We have a simple model that will demonstrate the power of this feature and start a series of blogs that can show just how far we can use this... Continued