Wed.Dec 04, 2019

SOLIDWORKS Drawing Templates [UPDATED]

Modern Tech

The set of standards used for drawing and dimensioning your parts in SOLIDWORKS is known as the Drawing Template, similar to Part and Assembly templates. SOLIDWORKS drawings consist of two distinct layers, the sheet and sheet format. These both make up the drawing template.

In the Nick of Time: 3D Print Your Holiday Presents


The Holiday Season is upon us! Have you thought about giving your loved ones a 3D-printed present this year? 3D printing will certainly make your gift(s) stick out among your friends and family at Christmas.

TIGER & Impossible Objects: Creating Thermoset-Based Composites

Based in Wels, Austria, TIGER has offices around the world, to include North America, Europe, and Asia. Originally founded as a paint shop in the 1930s, the TIGER business has. The post TIGER. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printing composites 3D printing finishing solutions composite-based additive manufacturing process (CBAM) Impossible Objects industrial 3d printing TIGER

“Insuring” strong customer relationships

3D Perspectives

When buying a new car, you also purchase insurance coverage. The same applies when you move into a new home. And when it comes to visiting the doctor, you’re using health insurance. In the case of an accident, insurance can be invaluable.

Rapid Prototyping and On Demand Manufacturing

Our blog is focus on rapid prototyping and low volume manufacturing information for global product designer, engineers, purchase officer and entrepreneur.

thyssenkrupp Collaborating with Impact Labs on New Israeli Metal 3D Printing Center

German company thyssenkrupp is a diversified industrial group, supplying reliable solutions, services, and products to its many global customers in a wide variety of industries: from automotive, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing 3d printed custom parts collaboration investment israel israel 3d printing joint venture metal 3d printing Metal Point Thyssenkrupp

The Cloud-Security Tradeoff for Product Innovation and Engineering Software (guest post)

Tech Clarity

Is trading off security to enjoy the benefits of the cloud worth it? Is the cloud-security tradeoff necessary? Why are some manufacturers still uneasy about adopting cloud software for product innovation and engineering? There are clear benefits, but the transition started slowly.

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New ways of specifying the Up Axis for View Orientation in SOLIDWORKS 2020

Javelin Tech Tips

For years now, SOLIDWORKS has included many useful tools in the View Orientation window. Now in SOLIDWORKS 2020 , we can use that same window to specify whether to use Y or use Z for the Up Axis. This will redefine all of the standard views (Top, Front, Right, Isometric, etc.).

Mimaki’s Minecraft Challenge Winner Receives 3D Printed Model of City Design

Minecraft is a game open to—and enjoyed by—individuals of all ages around the globe. Offering infinite worlds, adventures, weather, and landscapes to explore, Minecraft was created by Swedish. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Challenge microsoft Microsoft Studios Mimaki 3DUJ-553 3D printer Mimaki Europe Mojang AB

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

The Solidworks Blog

Nashville, Tennessee is nicknamed Music City, USA. A lot of great music has come from Nashville for well over a Century. As such, visiting Nashville practically requires you to see and experience at least some of this music history for yourself. That’s not all you’ll find in Nashville, however.

Metal 3D Printing Research: Using the Discrete Element Method to Study Powder Spreading

In the recently published ‘A DEM study of powder spreading in additive layer manufacturing,’ authors Yahia M. Fouda and Andrew E. Bayly performed discrete element method simulations to study additive. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing additive manufacturing research discrete element method (DEM) metal 3d printing Metal AM processes Metal powder motion research

Your CSWA Exam Prep Guide

This CSWA exam prep guide includes 30+ insider tips that will help you prepare, practice for, and pass the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate exam.

MAAS Production Podcast: Bringing 3D Printed Footwear to the Mass Market with Alan Guyan of Additive Accelerator


Xometry's own podcast, MAAS Production, is now out! Join hosts Adam Bowe and Greg Paulsen as they interview Alan Guyan of Additive Accelerator on the topic of bringing 3D printed footwear to market

Solvent Recycling for 3D Printers With Sidewinder Power

When you first launch your 3D printing business, you may not know about all the unique responsibilities you are taking on. However, as soon as you dive deeper into the. The post Solvent Recycling. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored 3D Chemical Melting Finishing 3d print finishing 3D printed surface finishing 3D printing finishing solvents finishing post finishing Sidewinder solvent recycling

Alphastar’s Genoa 3DP Simulation Suite


Alphastar’s Genoa 3DP Simulation Suite. I’m looking at AlphaSTAR’s GENOA. Read the whole entry. » » software

Solvay’s Christophe Schramm “We Want to be the Leading Supplier of AM Ready Solutions”

The altogether too youthful Christophe Schramm has headed up Solvay’s 3D printing efforts for the past several years. He’s presided over Solvay’s market entry release of PVDF. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing fdm high temp medical PEKK polymers PVDF roboze solvay

3D Medical Applications

Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the many medical methods for 3D technology.The 3D Medical Applications conference is the most comprehensive, game-changing, meeting of minds for the future of 3D in healthcare.

Formnext Wins m+a Award

Additive Manufacturing

Formnext , the world’s leading trade fair for additive manufacturing and the next generation of intelligent industrial production, was presented with the new m+a Award in the “Newcomer” category at a ceremony held in Frankfurt am Main on 2 December 2019.

Why Anodizing Machined Parts is Important for Electronics Manufacturers

The practice of anodizing — a form of electrolytic passivation that thickens the oxidized outer layer of a metal part — has existed for around a hundred years. Most widely. The post Why Anodizing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored 3d print aluminum 3ERP anodizing bureau consumer electronics service

Signify To 3D Print Massive Quantities of Light Shades And Fixtures


3D printed luminaires [Source: Signify]. Signify (formerly Philips Lighting). Read the whole entry. » » usage

Using Electronics to Solve Common Biological Problems

3D Printing Progress

Researchers from multiple disciplines are working together to develop bioelectronics that can detect diseases, treat cancers and track marine animals; they may even discover the next generation of computing systems

Tritone's MoldJet Technology Well Suited For Production Use


Tritone’s MoldJet 3D printer [Source Fabbaloo]. Startup company. Read the whole entry. » » printer

Siemens Scoops Up Atlas 3D


Atlas 3D’s Sunata simulation software is now part of Siemens [Source: Siemens]. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

July Aye: “There Is A Lower Chance Of Intimidation Or Feeling Like You Do Not Belong"


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