The Definitive AM Course: MIT’s Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production Starts October 1st

3D Printing Sponsored 3d printing course educations logo mit professor john hartMIT has played a pivotal role in 3D printing for decades and has made seminal contributions to the advancement of machines, materials, and design tools. Recent work on 3D printed circuits and active. View the entire article via our website.

Meet the Product Definition Team: Blake Reeves

The Solidworks Blog

Product Definition team members are a major component in determining and defining enhancements and new functionality included within the SOLIDWORKS products each year. Blake is a proud geek working in Product Definition on a large variety of the innovative tools in SOLIDWORKS.

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Product Definition: A User’s Journey

The Solidworks Blog

Product Definition team members are a major component in determining and defining enhancements and new functionality included within the SOLIDWORKS products each year. It’s a combination of everything of course. Who decides What’s New in SOLIDWORKS?

[Podcast] How the User Forum Changed the Course of SOLIDWORKS Software

The Solidworks Blog

As a result of this crowdsourced effort– long before that was even a known term–our passionate customers truly changed the future course of SOLIDWORKS software. I’m your host Cliff meddling in this episode is titled How the user forum change the course of solid works software.

Definition of a 3D Model Maker

3D Rapid Pro

Definition of a Model Maker For thousands of years people have been creating models to translate and improve their ideas into three dimensional reality.

Sort it out! Organize 3D Annotations More Easily in SOLIDWORKS 2020

The Solidworks Blog

How can I identify all the datum features quickly, because they are important references in a model definition similar to street signs in a city? ? I get asked a lot why to bother Model-Based Definition (MBD) after all, so summarized three keywords: Integrated, Intuitive and Intelligent.

Empower the Model-Based Enterprise with SOLIDWORKS MBD 2019

The Solidworks Blog

Model-Based Definition (MBD) is a journey. Of course, you can capture an unfolded 3D view to go back to this visual bookmark later. Last, but not least, DimXpert, including the assembly-level definition, is now available in every seat of SOLIDWORKS Standard 2019.

You Can Clean Up with 3D Views in SOLIDWORKS 2015

The Solidworks Blog

That being said, of course, 3D Views are visual. SOLIDWORKS 2015 3D Views edrawings MBD model-based definition product manager showcase sw2015

The Carima C-CAT DLP 3D Printer Can Print at a Blistering 1cm Per Minute

When people say that 3D printing is a fast solution, it is, of course, a relative definition of fast. Traditional manufacturing and fabrication techniques can be clocked at speeds far outpacing any. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printers Business C-CAT carima dlp 3d printer DLP 3D printers dlp 3d printing DP 845 euromold euromold 2015 south korea

World’s First 3D Printed Harmonograph Created by Students in Australia, Featuring Christmas Lights

It seems as though over the course of the past year, we have covered so many stories of the “world’s first 3D printed ” There will always be new “firsts” but some are definitely... View the entire article via our website.

Automatically create Chamfers in SOLIDWORKS CAM

Javelin Tech Tips

Once the Operation Plan has been generated, we may edit the definition to make changes to this operation. Learn more about CNC programming in our SOLIDWORKS CAM Standard and SOLIDWORKS CAM Professional courses. Creating chamfers in SOLIDWORKS CAM used to be a tedious experience.

SOLIDWORKS Javelin Online Live Training (JOLT): An Effective and Environmentally Friendly Learning Experience

Javelin Tech Tips

I participated in Javelin’s SOLIDWORKS Essentials JOLT training course a few weeks ago in order to become more knowledgeable with SOLIDWORKS so that I could complete projects regarding sustainability and environmental analysis. I also realized the environmental benefit of taking the course.

Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

Leslie's Blog

For training, UL has an initial course, the Foundations of 3D printing, available online through the eLearning modules. Geared to those who are new to or have an interest in this technology, Foundations of 3D Printing is an interactive four-module course that presents comprehensive introductory knowledge of the 3D printing industry.

Submit Your Ideas for the SOLIDWORKS Top Ten List

The Solidworks Blog

Of course, we will announce the Top Ten during a special breakout session at 3D EXPERIENCE World 2020, which will be held at Music City Center in Nashville, TN from February 9-12, 2020.

DEF 2015 Recap II: Grand Rapids, Troy, Kansas City


We continue to be busy at Fisher Unitech with the second leg of Design Excellence Forum but it has definitely been a fun and insightful time. All of the Design Excellence Forums couldn't be possible without the big time help of SOLIDWORKS, HP, Stratasys, and of course the attendees!

What is SOLIDWORKS Simulation and how can it help me?

Javelin Tech Tips

To gain a better understanding of how SOLIDWORKS Simulation can help your business I recommend you take a new Introduction to Simulation video training course available in MySolidWorks. The course includes the following video lessons: Discover the SOLIDWORKS Simulation product suite.

Less Common Things to do Before or After SOLIDWORKS World 2019

The Solidworks Blog

Of course, none of these places are endorsed. It’s been a few years since SOLIDWORKS World was held in at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, TX. Last time we headed to town, there was a list of fun things to do before or after SOLIDWORKS World.

Maximize the value of your mechatronics engineering

3D Perspectives

Mechatronics and software driven innovation is at the core of this evolution and it has become pervasive across many industries like Aerospace, Automotive, Life Sciences, and of course Consumer Electronics. Smart experiences in the real world.

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Show Off Your Skills with Technical Certificates

The Solidworks Blog

To prepare their team for those exams, Spicer provided them with an online certification prep course and achieved remarkable success. View the below courses and earn an 80 percent or higher on the SolidProfessor assessment to earn and share these Technical Certificates.

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Sifting through the features or "The Guide to Not Buying a 3D Printer"

Chopmeister's 3D Printing Stuff

Example: [link] Open source is of course one of the main features but lo and behold: "The pressure control system of the nozzle is not the only patented feature which has been used within the design of the 3D Gence. The problem.

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Polyamide 3D Printing at Its Best: Solving David Pitcher’s 3D-Printed Puzzles


Of course, this was already in the works in Europe at the time, but it was the first example of a design I created from scratch. Of course, it was the advent of readily available SLS 3D printing through web-based services such as i.materialise that really let my creativity take flight.

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SOLIDWORKS TECH TIP: Meshing Tips and Tools for Better Results (Part 2)


There are two advanced options that we find when we are creating or editing the definition of a stress plot. These values SHOULD be relatively close, but since they are not, we should definitely refine our mesh.

Preparing for the Part 107 Knowledge Test

3D Printing Hub

Fortunately, several online training courses have become available since the inception of the Part 107 set of regulations. These online training courses can offer a combination of reading materials, instructional videos, knowledge checks, and sample questions. We have gathered below a list of the top online courses being offered for the Part 107 knowledge test. FAA Online Course. Finishing the course will take approximately 2 hours. Paid online Part 107 courses.

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

With nearly two-thirds of the market being captured by Bosch, Mitsubishi and Siemens, there is a definite sense of these companies as major players. The data shows increasing interest in Poly Crystalline Diamond (PCD) tools and solid carbide tools over the course of the past few years. That said, the US is definitely the highest ranking in terms of global Multi-tasking machine tools market.

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

With nearly two-thirds of the market being captured by Bosch, Mitsubishi and Siemens, there is a definite sense of these companies as major players. The data shows increasing interest in Poly Crystalline Diamond (PCD) tools and solid carbide tools over the course of the past few years.

BuildTak Review – The Ideal 3D Printing Surface?

3D Printing for Beginners

But, as long as you pay heed to the tips described in this article, the material can definitely help to make your 3D prints stick. . This does of course go somewhat against the concept of BuildTak since it is supposed to help you get rid of all makeshift adhesion aids.

Things To Do Before or After 3DEXPERIENCE World 2020 in Nashville

The Solidworks Blog

Of course, this is not an endorsement of these places over other places. Nashville, Tennessee is nicknamed Music City, USA. A lot of great music has come from Nashville for well over a Century.

How and When to Outsource Rapid Prototyping to China

3E Rapid Prototyping

Of course, I am not talking about 3D printing or CNC machining: every prototype during this time period was made manually. The best way to assess a company is, of course, to visit it. Because if the sales contact doesn’t know what you want, the machinist definitely won’t.

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3DExperience World 2020 Top Ten List Data

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

This decision was made due to the continued appearance of the “Focus on Fixing Bugs and Increasing Stability” idea, which is of course something that SOLIDWORKS continues to devote resources to year after year.

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How to prevent broken references being checked into a SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault

Javelin Tech Tips

Yup definitely broken. Contact us about our SOLIDWORKS PDM training courses for users and administrators. Nobody enjoys being greeted by this error message when opening an assembly in SOLIDWORKS. Open Summary. It usually means there’s a broken reference… Broken reference.

Beware the Evil Mad Scientist! (Calorie Alert!!!)

3D Printer Users

And, it''s DEFINITELY working! in the interest of science of course. Wouldn''t you know it. The industry hasn''t even gotten started yet and already its got its own Evil Mad Scientist. And, this is one dastardy dude!

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Class: Designing jewelry for 3D printing

Shapeways Blog

So for those of you who would like to learn more, definitely consider taking this online course led by Shapeways shop owner, Paul Liaw.

Come Visit Us at The World???s Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth: Maker Faire Bay Area 2014


Of course we wont let the opportunity pass by to be present, and neither should you. A meet up will definitely take place. Maker Faire is a festival for everyone that is inventive, creative and resourceful, and a celebration of the maker movement.

Back to the Futur en Seine!


Of course, Futur en Seine is not only a exhibition, it offers many conferences and workshops too. Since 3D printing is definitely all about the future , we will be exhibitors during these 4 days. Futur en Seine is back for its sixth edition!

MySolidWorks Professional Promotion Ending Soon

The Solidworks Blog

MySolidWorks Professional adds tremendous value to thousands of SOLIDWORKS subscription customers worldwide with access to over 500 online training videos and SOLIDWORKS certification prep courses introducing new skills to help you become more productive.

Mission: Possible. Purple Platypus: Unstoppable

Purple Platypus

A definite showstopper for the night, the art piece was creatively designed for business owners to promote their own branding, using their own logo, image, or message in an infinite combination of color, shape and size options. Mission: Possible.

50% of product failure is due to Mechanical Fatigue! How can you predict & avoid it?

Javelin Tech Tips

The definition of fatigue is: failure under a repeated or otherwise varying load, which never reaches a level sufficient to cause failure in a single application. The course can be taken in a Canadian classroom near you or live online from your office.

Experience SOLIDWORKS MBD and learn how Drawingless Manufacturing is achieved

Javelin Tech Tips

Just as the move from 2D design tools to 3D CAD solutions revolutionized product development, the emergence of 3D model-based definition (MBD) integrated manufacturing technology offers substantial productivity advantages over the use of traditional 2D engineering drawings to drive manufacturing.

The 3D Print Dossier & FinalProof


Well to name a few – hollowing, thickening, cutaway view, batch control, scaling, high definition rendering, wireframe view (I could go on), but for now we’re focused on FinalProof. FinalProof is a high definition rendering of your 3D object. The dossier offers you all types of information from pricing, legal information, and of course, a high definition render.

How to Make Scary glow-in-the-dark Ghost Fridge Magnets for Halloween

3D Printing for Beginners

Of course, more experienced users are welcome to try it out too. Cura is the slicing software which comes with Ultimaker and is most definitely our first choice in slicing software, because it is very user-friendly, very quick and easy to use.

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Women in 3D Printing: meet Barbara Hanna from Cyant


The group gathers more than 120 women from various backgrounds, either expert into 3D printing or simply curious, but definitely willing to share about 3D printing and the place of women in industrial and tech business. Withouth forgetting, of course, the official blog.

The Best of Tutorial Tuesday: Create Mind-Blowing Designs With Parametric Modeling in Grasshopper

Shapeways Blog

These videos will walk you through creating your first Grasshopper definition, working with sliders, and using the interface effectively. This primer is a printable online resource that can be used as the basis of a short but powerful first course on Grasshopper.

3D Print to Desert Chariot: The Story of The Stag Head

Shapeways Blog

The response from other burners was amazing it definitely stood out from the other carts. Of course I have to ask, did you bring any 3D prints of your stag head to the event?