How to add Custom Information to a SOLIDWORKS Balloon

Javelin Tech Tips

This a great way to give the reader additional information quickly, but what if you want to show other model details in the balloon, for instance the length or material? Applying Linked Information to Balloons.

Get essential Information about SOLIDWORKS Simulation software

Javelin Tech Tips

You have heard us talk about “design validation”, and how running a series of tests and analysis within SOLIDWORKS can save you time and money with your designs, but now what? A SOLIDWORKS Simulation Guide – Discover how design simulations improve product development.

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The Senvol Database Launches — An Additive Manufacturing Information Goldmine

3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Software Business am materials Annie Wang free additive manufacturing database Senvol Database Zach Simkin Senvol says their core expertise is in analyzing – and quantifying – how the implementation of additive manufacturing can increase business profit. A big part of the picture is a proprietary algorithm which helps... View the entire article via our website.

Shanghai Foundation Engineering Group Brings Information-Based Approach to Civil Engineering Projects

3D Perspectives

There have been no successful examples of combining information in the civil engineering industry. The team used CATIA to model the entire bridge, based on CATIA design template and parametric modeling. Click to Tweet: “Shanghai Foundation Engineering Group.

3D Printed Salt & Pepper Shakers are Customized Based A Couple’s Personal Information

3D Design pepper shakers personalized design pseudorama salt and pepper salt shakers shapeways If you haven’t ever looked at collectible salt and pepper shakers, you should take a moment of your time to peruse the dramatic variety. You might not have realized that salt and pepper shakers... View the entire article via our website.

Empowering Design Engineers (Infographic)

Tech Clarity

How can you empower design engineers to make more informed decisions that can help set your products apart from the competition? Tech-Clarity’s Empowering Design Engineer infographic helps answer this question based on a survey of 195 companies.

Dassault Systèmes and the FDA Extend Collaboration to Inform Cardiovascular Device Review Process and Accelerate Access to New Treatments

Additive Manufacturing

Five-year extension of their collaborative research agreement aims to spur medical device innovation by enabling innovative, new product designs . Its world-leading solutions transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. For more information, visit

Design Rules for AM

Wohlers Talk

Little by little, companies are learning that it can be very different to design for additive manufacturing (DfAM). Just as important are design rules and guidelines to reduce trial ‘n error among engineers and designers.

3D Model of Centuries-Old Skull from Battle of Culloden Reveals New Information

3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanners 3D Software 3d archaeology 3D modeling 3d Photogrammetry 3d printed artifacts 3d printed history 3d printed skull 3d printing battle wounds archaeology Derek Alexander history National Trust of Scotland scotland Stefan SagrottEvery now and then we have to freshen up on our military history. Because 3D modeling and printing technology is being used to enhance artifact research and produce replicas of weapons used in. View the entire article via our website.

More detailed Information Regarding iSense for the iPhone

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

IMPORTANT: IF YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS IN ERROR, PLEASE CONTACT ME OR POST A COMMENT IMMEDIATELY. It is attached to the phone with a custom phone case designed specifically for the iPhone 6 series.

Understanding Plastic Part Design

The Solidworks Blog

Plastic parts are now commonplace in consumer product design, and for good reason. For the engineering and design team at URB-E, it was a no brainier to utilize plastic components for the fenders and battery hub in order to ramp up its production.

Celebrating Innovative Design

3D Perspectives

Our Vice President, Design Experience Anne Asensio recently had the honor of being the first woman to serve as the Honorary Chairman of the 30 th annual EyesOn Design Automotive Design Exhibition. What is unique about EyesOn Design?

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Design in the Age of Experience: Design for Life

The Solidworks Blog

Engineers and designers tasked with the design and build of new products must always focus on how a proposed product would solve a particular problem. Taking that thought a few steps further: How do today’s designers create a sustainable, resilient world for future generations?

What is Metrology Part 18 – Pixelation

3D Design 3D Scanning Education Science & Technology 3D imagery 3D images bit arrays bitmap computing digital communications information theory memory metrology pixelation stochastic methodsThis is a brief article that touches on the topic of pixelation. Pixelation is very important when it comes to color measurement as well as how the physical world interfaces with the digital world. View the entire article via our website.

Designing Outside the Box Turns into HUGE Wins [Podcast]

The Solidworks Blog

How hard is it to step out of the box (as a designer)? Unless you are an entrepreneur, you must abide by very rigid requirements, with little flexibility for your designs. The post Designing Outside the Box Turns into HUGE Wins [Podcast] appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.

Design for Game of Thrones with North Design Works

The Solidworks Blog

At North Design Works there is never really a normal day at the office. Previous extremes of project randomness include designing sports bras, automotive research in waste heat recovery, architectural staircases and all manner of sports equipment, from soccer to equestrian.

Laying tracks for large-scale railway design with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

China Railway Design Corporation (CRDC) is competing for leadership in this expanding, competitive market. Construction, Cities & Territories BIM construction railway designAs the demand for fast and easy transportation is growing, so does the rail industry in China.

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Motorcycle Madness: The Design Moves Forward

The Solidworks Blog

Albert Hernandez’s design for Ben’s motorcycle costume. But there are still weekly meetings to go over the final design of Ben’s motorcycle and what kinds of supplies will be needed to create the bike. Abhishek Bali’s hand drawn designs.

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Perspectives on sustainable design, part 1

3D Perspectives

Design in the Age of Experience 2019 (April 8-14) is about open its doors. This year’s event promises an in-depth exploration of sustainable innovation and role materials play in design. Digital technologies like the design application CATIA are key to his innovative design methodology.

What is Metrology Part 8: Complex Analysis, Optics, and Metrology

3D Design 3D Scanning Education Science & Technology 3d metrology 3d Photogrammetry algorithms complex analysis complex plane data processing digital photogrammetry imaginary numbers information theory metrology noise nyquist-shannon sampling perception photography physics signal processingThis is a brief summary on the physics behind metrology, optics, and the math behind it - complex analysis. This is a fun introduction to complex physics interactions within technology.

An Informative Cube Video from CNN

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

The point is that 3D Systems is opening up a broad range of possibilities for consumers from printing at home to having our designs printed on the best and most expensive printers available.'' Here is a link to an interview with 3D Systems'' CEO Abe Reichenthal that aired on CNN. You''ll have to wait through an ad for 17 seconds. But, it will be worth the wait.

Intelligent 3D Curtain Wall Design

3D Perspectives

Tweet: Intelligent 3D Curtain Wall Design | @Desktop_Eng @3DSAEC #3DEXPERIENCE [link]. In other words, engineers push the envelope in design, making things bigger or lighter until they fail and then seeking out what went wrong. Façade Design for Fabrication Industry Solution Experience.

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How to Design Plastic Parts with Intent

The Solidworks Blog

Communication between the part designer and mold designer is crucial to keep the tool design and build on schedule. See picture below showing the new design methods using SOLIDWORKS. This information can be found at the earliest stages of design using SOLIDWORKS Plastics.

Patent Trending: Cambridge Design Partnership Blazing Trail in Product Design with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

You may not know about Cambridge Design Partnership yet. But with the help of SOLIDWORKS they are breaking new ground in product design, with a list of patents to prove it. Here’s a quick guide to one of the UK’s most progressive product design specialists.

Should you know the difference between Ordinary & Generative Design? – 2 Minute Read

We are moving away from storing information in our head that can be accessed in a better way. Ordinary vs. Generative Design. The distinction between ordinary and generative design is going to be crucially important. This is how people are designing in CAD today.

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Designing Human Experiences, Not Just Products

3D Perspectives

That design can be a whole lot more than a point of attraction for today’s consumers. 3D design allows us to imagine shapes of pasta never seen before” Paolo Zazzi from @Barilla speaks about innovation and personalization. What an exciting day at Design Week in Milan!

Four SOLIDWORKS-Designed Bots Duke it Out in BattleBots Final

The Solidworks Blog

All four bots were designed using SOLIDWORKS: Lock-Jaw, Bite Force, Whiplash and Minotaur. If you’re a BattleBots fan like me, or interested in how they design fighting robots, I think you will want to hear more about all of the excitement from outside and inside the arena.

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Designer Spotlight: Jeremy Burnich

Shapeways Blog

Joy Complex is a shop best known for Jeremy’s Sound Wave Jewelry, but has expanded to gadget accessories, modular jewelry, and collaborations with other designers and artists. What’s the story behind your designs? My sound wave designs for example were inspired by my wife.

Digital Transformation With Modular Design And Manufacturing – Podcast

3D Perspectives

Hi, welcome to Dassault Systèmes podcast, “3D Design and Engineering. On the board side, there are various, board, flexible board and multi-level design strategies. There is the long shadow of architecture and design that can impact 70 to 80% of the total product cost.

How 3D Design Opens Up Innovation

The Solidworks Blog

A new era of product design innovation is upon us. This year, at SOLIDWORKS World, I’ve been speaking with designers and engineers who have been creating, iterating and producing on additive platforms instead of injection molding.

Balancing Conflicting Design Goals: How to Find an Optimal Design When Facing a Pareto Front

The Solidworks Blog

You might, for example, want to minimize the mass of a design, but you also want to maintain a certain level of stress. In Search of an Optimal Design. Now this is a simple example, but it is often quite difficult to find the right trade-off between conflicting design goals.

Landscape Forms Improves Productivity by Designing Outdoor Products with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

Landscape Forms designs and builds beautiful site furniture and lighting, primarily for public spaces and college, corporate and health care campuses. Bringing lighting design in-house. Designing and building free-form site furniture. For more information, visit www.

Intelligent 3D Façade Templated Design

3D Perspectives

If you think back to your first days in a design office, in a new industry, fresh from college, you’ll remember that there was always a designer who’d been there many years. taking a templated approach to design. Click to Tweet: With templates, #AEC designers can.

The Dawn of the Mechatronics Product Designs

The Solidworks Blog

Product performance and capabilities are evolving exponentially, design and technologies are becoming more challenging, and market/business pressure are constantly mounting. Having purpose-built collaborative tools is critical to tackling today’s complex designs.

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Learn the Essentials of PCB Design

The Solidworks Blog

The SOLIDWORKS PCB eCourse provides an easy introduction to the tools essential to the successful development of a unified design project from inception of schematic logic drawings to outputting of manufacturer files. Background information and key concepts.

Disney Makes Connector Design Automatic

DIY 3D Printing

Disney Research developed the software to automatically designs 3d printable connectors. Users simply position and orient virtual models of the two objects that they want to connect and indicate some auxiliary information such as weight and dimensions.

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Designer Spotlight: Daren Strange – East Tower Design

Shapeways Blog

Daren Strange is the designer behind East Tower Design , a Shapeways Shop that boasts some beautifully designed architectural models and cityscapes from around the world. Los Angeles, California by East Tower Design. How do you decide which monuments to design?