SOLIDWORKS xDesign Tackles Moving in a Sustainable World

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS xDesign was used to model the various components of the device. The bottom surface was fixed and a force was placed on the back wall of the fixture to simulate the pull of the spoke magnets.

Chicken VR at the Maker Faire

Tales of a 3D Printer

It's a first person chicken simulator in virtual reality. We searched the Internet and was momentarily crushed to discover that a Oculus Rift Chicken Simulator already existed! We used Fusion 360 to create the virtual model modeled off our actual school coop.

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NASA Awards a $127,000 STTR Research Grant to PADT and ASU for Advanced Research in 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

With our combined expertise in 3D printing and computer modeling, we feel that our research will provide a breakthrough in the way that we design objects for NASA, and our broad range of product manufacturing clients.”.

New Home of Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute

RPM Tools

Specifically, the combination of advanced materials, high performance computing resources, modeling and simulation tools, and additive manufacturing practices is allowing large and small enterprises alike to design and build otherwise impossibly complex shapes and systems while significantly reducing manufacturing costs and cycle times, Johnson added. The DMDI Institute will address the life cycle of digital data interchanged through design, engineering and manufacturing.

Assembly Automation Takes Off in Aerospace Industry

Design 2 Part News

By Austin Weber, Assembly Magazine. New skills in simulation, sensors, data, computers, integration and robotics will be required to transform our factories for the future.”. Aerospace manufacturers are bursting at the seams with a backlog of orders.