WATCH: This 3D Printed Jet Engine Is Hypnotizing

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But, thanks to the skills of one individual, he has used 3D printing to print a functioning jet engine. A guy from the RC Groups forum has used a 3D printer to make a fully functional scale model of a Boeing 787 GE-built turbofan jet engine.

Introducing Simulation Engineer

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At SOLIDWORKS World we announced the imminent launch of Simulation Engineer, a new structural analysis solution from our sister brand SIMULIA. This is where the new Simulation Engineer solution comes in. This focus has not dimmed with the introduction of Simulation Engineer.

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Engineering 4.0

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Engineering 4.0. What is Engineering 4.0? Are you prepared for Engineering 4.0? What is the next wave of best practices in engineering? Engineering 1.0 – 1760 to 1970. Engineering 2.0 – 1970’s-1995. Engineering 3.0 – 1995-2015.

The History of Engineering Design Tools: Engineering 4.0

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There have been four great stages of engineering and design tools leveraged over the past 250 years to account for all mechanisms, inventions and designs that we have used to simplify our lives. This post will take a look at the next phase, Engineering 4.0 Engineering 4.0

The History of Engineering Design Tools: Engineering 1.0

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There have been four great stages of engineering and design tools leveraged over the past 250 years to account for all the mechanisms, inventions and designs that we have used to simplify and improve our lives. Engineering 1.0. Tools that were used and refined during the Engineering 1.0

Surf’s Up, Engineers!

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Now, let’s fast forward to today, when engineers, like those at Gilo Industries , are reinventing the way we surf and taking it to an all-new level. Twitter LinkedIn The post Surf’s Up, Engineers!

3D Printed Rocket Engine Space Race Continues

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Race for space is getting more heated and 3d printed parts are becoming present in every major project from rocket engines to 3d printed satellites. We have even seen 3d printed open source liquid fuel rocket engine. china engine metal 3d printing NASA rocket satellite space

The History of Engineering Design Tools: Engineering 3.0

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There have been four great stages of engineering and design tools leveraged over the past 250 years to account for all mechanisms, inventions and designs that we have used to simplify our lives. This post will take a look back at the third phase, Engineering 3.0 and Engineering 2.0.

Women in Engineering

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The SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering program was created to help recognize theoutstanding achievements that women are accomplishing day to day in the engineeringfield and community. One honoree will be chosen per month by theSOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering Board.The

SOLIDWORKS and the F1 Engineers of Tomorrow

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So if your dream is to be an F1 engineer, it makes good sense to start designing and building race cars. Every year the Institution of Mechanical Engineers runs a competition called Formula Student. Today’s uni students, tomorrow’s F1 engineers.

The next Engineering revolution includes automated Inspection

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Using data and automation to streamline processes is central to Engineering 4.0. This next level of engineering technology takes CAD and extends its benefits downstream. Inspection automation is one great example demonstrating Engineering 4.0’s Read more about Engineering 4.0

20 of the BEST Mechanical Engineering Groups Online in 2017


Today we share the 20 BEST Mechanical Engineering & […]. The post 20 of the BEST Mechanical Engineering Groups Online in 2017 appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. & More engineer Groups LinkedIn mechanical

Homemade Jet Engine with 3D Printed Parts

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This guy made a desktop jet engine made with many 3d printed parts and burning chamber made from refractory cement molded with PLA 3d printed mold. 3d printing in cement jet engine

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

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The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. These are extraordinary times for civil engineering. The same is true for conventional civil engineering structures, including buildings, bridges, tunnels and dams.

Encouraging Our Future Engineers & Innovators

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National Engineers Week is just around the corner —February 21st to 27th—this is a time to celebrate engineers and encourage our future generations of engineers and innovators. Engineering is a fantastic disciple that opens doors to a variety of career paths. Exploration and efficiency are reinforced mindsets in engineering classes and these principals help shape many of the top CEOs and inventors of today. Help change the perception of engineering.

What’s The Recipe For A Great Engineer?

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Great marketers know how to capture the imagination, but what’s the recipe for a great engineer? If you are considering a career in engineering, here are some of the skills you should hone up on and personality traits you should polish. Well engineering is incredibly technical.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical: Engineers Interview


Check out this video of Tim (Mechanical Engineer) & Matt (Electrical Engineer) as they are interviewed on their thoughts about SOLIDWORKS Electrical. Here's just a few of the points that our two engineers cover: Why customers consider SOLIDWORKS Electrical.

6 Things You May Not Know About Engineering

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Engineering isn’t just physics and mathematics. So reach for your set-rulers as we present to you six tasty engineering nuggets of truth. Engineers are ingenious devisors. Ever wondered where the word engineering comes from? Star Wars wouldn’t exist without engineers.

3D Printing for Space Engineers

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3D Printing for Space Engineers Monday, February 2, 2015 - 11:16 A good video game draws its players in, so why not allow players to reverse roles and pull digital elements into the physical world?

SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering Series: Catherine Wagner

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Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering: When Catherine was a junior in high school, her dad challenged her to consider her strengths and hobbies and asked the age-old question: “What kind of work do you see yourself doing?” SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering WIE

Why Women Hold the Key to Engineering’s Future

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Sadly the employment rate in the engineering and, by extension, entire scientific community doesn’t reflect that. It’s embarrassingly low, at just six percent for female engineers. But to claim that pot the industry requires 200,000 engineering trainees or graduates per year.

3D Printing the 1952 Porsche 356 Engine

3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3D printed auto replica 3d printed engine 3d printed model 3d printed model cars 3d printed models 3D printed Porsche engine model castable resin creatr David Laser 3D scanner flexible resin Form 2 formlabs formlabs form 2 meshmixer Rhino sla 3d printingThe Porsche is an automobile that most of us only dream of, attention riveted when that rare sports car passes us on the road or highway, always managing to fascinate—no matter the year or the.

SIMULIA Simulation Engineer: Try out a new workflow for SOLIDWORKS users

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We would like to invite SOLIDWORKS users who are interested in additional nonlinear simulation capabilities to join a lighthouse beta program and try the new SIMULIA Simulation Engineer. What is SIMULIA Simulation Engineer?

SOLIDWORKS Short: SOLIDWORKS MBD and Engineering 4.0

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In the era of Engineering 4.0, SOLIDWORKS MBD was created to eliminate the error-prone, manual conversion of 3D data to 2D documents, perhaps one of the most notable pain points for engineers and designers, saving them valuable time and cutting down on errors that can lead to rework.

SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering Series: Lauren Lee

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How did you get started in engineering, specifically industrial design? I went to the University of Kansas (KU), where initially, I was enrolled as a mechanical engineer. It was a very well-rounded program so I switched over to industrial design with a concentration in engineering. .

Changing the Perception of Engineers

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Imagine an engineer. You don’t need Lord Kitchener to tell you that the UK needs more engineers. Engineering is currently worth over a quarter of our GDP. We’re facing an imminent shortage of STEM applicants to step into the industries that require engineering.

National Engineers Week 2017: Dream Big

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This year’s theme for National Engineers Week is ‘ Dream Big ’, and it really embodies what the engineering profession is all about. Engineering is about taking a small idea, building upon it and transforming it into a reality. Introduce Students to Engineering.

Survey: Material Trends for Engineering and Production

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Material Trends for Engineering and Production How are new materials impacting your design and production processes? Research Slideshow CAD carbon fiber Composites Design Engineer fuel economy laminate light weighting PLM Production Survey Survey Monkey

SOLIDWORKS Model Based Definition (MBD) and Engineering 4.0

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SOLIDWORKS MBD ties into the overall “Engineering 4.0″ Read our article and infographic to learn how building a more efficient product development process with Engineering 4.0 Engineering 4.0

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Javelin and SOLIDWORKS Celebrate Women in Engineering

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The 23 rd of June marks an important day for the support of women in engineering. Women in Engineering. As of 2011, only 39% of STEM graduates and 23% of engineering graduates were female (Statistics Canada). Javelin Women in Engineering. SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering.

DIY Stirling heat difference engine with 3d printed parts

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Doug Conner developed a 3d printable homemade Stirling engine , a type of motor that creates mechanical motion from temperature differential of a medium which is air in this case. The engine is made in ABS on a Stratasys FDM printer.

SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering Series: Kristen Railey

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While focusing on her main role as an engineer at Lincoln Labs, Kristen has also found time to turn her passion for girls in engineering into a program aimed at increasing the amount of women in STEM. How did you first become interested in engineering?

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

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Click to Tweet: “Shanghai Foundation Engineering Group. brings info-based approach to #CivilEngineering” Shanghai Foundation Engineering Group has implemented “advanced construction process simulation methods” with the Optimized Planning Industry Process Experience.

Chinese Company 3D Prints An Entire Engine

3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed engine 3D printed motor dragone (s) engine winboIf there was one 3D printer manufacturer in China who has really taken its technology to grand heights, it would probably be a company called Winbo Smart Tech Co.,Ltd. Not only do they manufacture... View the entire article via our website.

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GE Jet Engines Will Power the Next Air Force One

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Air Force has announced that Boeing’s next-generation 747-8 passenger jet, powered by GE engines , will replace the existing version of presidential plane popularly known as Air Force One. Image credit: Dave Subelack Top: A GEnx-1B engine at the Dubai Airshow. Future U.S.

SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering Series: Michelle Sherman

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All in the family: It’s no surprise that Michelle is doing exceptionally well as a Mechanical Engineering student, as both her Father and Grand Dad have worked as Engineers. Because the school had offered engineering I got excited about it” Michelle recalls.

SOLIDWORKS Women In Engineering Series: Erin Venables and Oxana Scheming

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Erin Venables and Oxana Scheming are the core of the engineering team at InFocus Energy Services Inc., The two make a great team according to Oxana: “ My position is a mechanical engineer, and Erin does most of the design. These two extraordinary women have great stories of their paths to success, and they are the recipients of SOLIDWORKS Women in Engineering for the month of September. She was a computer engineer programmer. Becoming Engineers and Designers.