3D Printed Antenna Knowledge Base

DIY 3D Printing

Since I''m getting more involved with communal WiFi mash networks and open source smart city project in my town, I decided to research and make a small knowledge base on 3d printed antennas.

Knowledge Based Machining using SOLIDWORKS MBD and SOLIDWORKS CAM

Javelin Tech Tips

You’ve probably heard about Model Based Definition by now , MBD easily allows users to add all of their Manufacturing Information or PMI directly to their 3D Model opposed to 2D Drawing creation. What is Knowledge Based Machining?

Enabling Flow: Knowledge Based Construction

3D Perspectives

The production system looks more like the image depicted below where every work stream is affected, and managing buffers and the four knowledge flows (Information, Design, Supply Chain / Logistics, and Site Assembly) are critical. Production System Knowledge Flow.

Hacking and Upgrading Cheap Chinese 3020 and 3040 CNCs

DIY 3D Printing

Source: [link] This post will serve as my knowledge base and will be expanded as I gather more CNC hacks.

Let CAM Do the Work for You: Building Your Technology Database in CAMWorks

DASI Solutions

Many of you CAMWorks users out there may be aware of the technology database (or knowledge base) and how it … Continue reading → Tutorial building database CAMWorks Tech Tips technology database

NY Conference Takes 3D Printing from Prototyping to Production

3D Printer

For those of us in manufacturing, however, these events just scratch the surface of the knowledge base we need for making informed decisions about bringing additive manufacturing to the factory floor.

Intelligent 3D Façade Templated Design

3D Perspectives

There is a way this can be achieved which is by using a templated approach to design or, to use another term, “Knowledge Based Engineering” Click to Tweet: Knowledge Based Engineering. By Geoff Haines.

SQL Tasks for improving SOLIDWORKS EPDM Vault Performance

Javelin Tech Tips

While helping a customer to resolve SOLIDWORKS EPDM performance issues, I came across an SQL query in the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base, which can help determine if Rebuild, Reorder, or Shrink SQL maintenance tasks can be used to improve SOLIDWORKS EPDM Vault Performance.

SOLIDWORKS Crash Troubleshooting Guide (Part 1 of 3)

Javelin Tech Tips

Try Googling it, and also if on active subscription you can search the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base. SOLIDWORKS Crash Screen. Experiencing a repeated SOLIDWORKS Crash?

Maximize Your Investment with SOLIDWORKS Subscription Services

The Solidworks Blog

Here you’ll find MySolidworks Training , Search through an extensive technical Knowledge Base , Join the community through Discussion Forums , and so much more! In this age of streaming, there are so many services out there; it’s hard to keep track of what’s included with each one.

New Search Path in SOLIDWORKS 2016 Linked to My.SolidWorks.com

CATI Tech Notes

If you expand the MySolidWorks option of the Search menu as seen below: Knowledge Base – Searches the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base. SOLIDWORKS 2016 now gives you the ability to search with filtered access to content with MySolidWorks Web site.

Introducing SOLIDWORKS CAM: a Smart Manufacturing Ecosystem

The Solidworks Blog

Components of this ecosystem, such as Costing, Inspection, and Model-Based Definition (MBD), have been a priority to take the next logical step that will improve efficiency for our users.

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2014 3D Printing Korea: A Get-Together to See How Far Korean 3D Printing Tech Has Come

3D Printing Industry

The combinations of the shows created a synergistic environment where members of both groups met, expanding the knowledge base of 3D printing and its application and uses in Korea. By Park Hyeong Yeol (David).

Checking for Index Fragmentation in SOLIDWORKS EPDM

Javelin Tech Tips

If you do a little research you will find a Microsoft Knowledge Base article that mentions the use of the function sys.dm_db_index_physical_stats This article was originally intended to introduce the Reorder and Reorganize tasks in SQL.

New SOLIDWORKS Ecosystems Help Accelerate Innovation, Improve Bottom Lines

The Solidworks Blog

Design-to-Manufacturing Ecosystem : At SOLIDWORKS we started with building the design-to-manufacturing ecosystem with the launch of Model-Based Definition (MBD) and SOLIDWORKS Costing. This goes above the base level (step 0) of feature-based machining.

Software-Born Kikai Labs Launches New M11 3D Printer with Filament Detection

3D Printing Industry

Unlike other companies that entered the desktop 3D printer arena from some areas of the manufacturing business, Buenos Aires-based Kikai Labs began as a software company. By Davide Sher.

Announcing MySolidWorks Professional

The Solidworks Blog

MySolidWorks Drive – Connects cloud-based file storage services, such as Dropbox and Google Drive with MySolidWorks. MySolidWorks Search – Get the best answers to questions from across all SOLIDWORKS community resources, Knowledge Base and advanced forum sections in one location.

Why Choose Advanced Design Concepts (ADC)?

Advanced Design Concepts

Are you seeking a specific knowledge base? Sound engineering is the key to a successful product.

Creating a Perfect Custom Insole with 3D Printing

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

The industry is moving ahead from a plaster cast based orthotics solution that take weeks to deliver to 3D printed custom-fit precision orthotics delivered in days. However, we stuck with the plan and developed new foot orthoses that are truly differentiated and knowledge-based.

SOLIDWORKS PDM Connectivity Test Tool

Javelin Tech Tips

NOTE : This tool is available to all customers and can be downloaded via the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base article S-069274. Within a SOLIDWORKS PDM environment, there are several different components that need to talk to each other for everything to work as expected.

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Which is Right For You, Perpetual or Term Licenses?

The Solidworks Blog

A perpetual license with subscription support provides you access to the latest releases and service packs, technical support, Knowledge Base solutions, Customer Portal, MySolidWorks resources, etc.

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SOLIDWORKS PDM Connectivity Test Tool [Updated]

Javelin Tech Tips

The new tool is available to all customers and can be downloaded via the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base article S-069274. NOTE : This article has been updated to reflect the new version of the Connectivity Test Tool.

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SOLIDWORKS 2015 SP4 Stability Hotfix

CATI Tech Notes

This is a hot fix that has been released from SOLIDWORKS as documented in the knowledge base. Solution Id: S-070177. SOLIDWORKS 2015 SP4 Stability Hotfix is available for users experiencing some common instability scenarios.

Watermark Indicates SOLIDWORKS Files from Educational Version

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS knowledge base solution S-040508 includes a macro that detects files created in educational version of SOLIDWORKS.

SOLIDWORKS Bonjour Error Explained

Javelin Tech Tips

This is a repost of a SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base article, and can also found on the SOLIDWORKS Tech Blog. When installing SOLIDWORKS, why does error “A later version of Bonjour is already installed on this computer” appear?

Announcing MySolidWorks

CATI Tech Notes

MySolidWorks Drive – Connects cloud-based file storage services, such as Dropbox and Google Drive with MySolidWorks. MySolidWorks Search – Get the best answers to questions from across all SOLIDWORKS community resources, Knowledge Base and advanced forum sections in one location.

Where to Find Additional SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM Support Information


If you are looking for more than just general information on the EPDM tool because you are running into a problem, you can log in to your SOLIDWORKS customer portal and check out the knowledge base and forums to see if the question is already out there.

Brightlands Material Center and TNO Support Ministry of Defence with 3D Printing Knowledge

Additive Manufacturing

In the field of Additive Manufacturing, Brightlands Materials Center can draw from an outstanding knowledge base to support the Ministry in selecting materials and the application of 3D printing.

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SOLIDWORKS 2016 What’s New – Installation – #SW2016

CATI Tech Notes

You are now allowed to deploy installs based on IP addresses or IP ranges. This takes you to documented solution in the Customer Portal, Help menu, or the Knowledge base. SOLIDWORKS 2016 offers a few new options for installing the software.

Turn Your SOLIDWORKS Hack Into a Key Feature with Enhancement Requests

The Solidworks Blog

Click here for SOLIDWORKS’ tips on searching the Knowledge Base. When you are dealing with such a complex and function rich software like SOLIDWORKS, it’s easy for a few hidden features to slip through the cracks.

Virtual Singapore: A Platform to Solve Emerging and Complex Challenges

3D Perspectives

Research, innovation and enterprise are central to Singapore’s development as a knowledge-based economy and society as it helps to provide solutions to improve people’s lives, create job opportunities, and enter new industries.

New MySolidWorks Online Services and Packages Released Today

Javelin Tech Tips

MySolidWorks Drive connects cloud-based file storage services, such as Dropbox and Google Drive with MySolidWorks. MySolidWorks Search – Get the best answers to questions from across all SOLIDWORKS community resources, Knowledge Base and advanced forum sections in one location.

Stay Current and Ahead of the Competition with SOLIDWORKS Subscription Services

The Solidworks Blog

Access to the Knowledge Base, your library of SOLIDWORKS technical data such as help topics, tech tips and best practices. Do you spend hours looking for answers on SOLIDWORKS functionality? Do you want to stay current and ahead of the competition?

Free SOLIDWORKS Certification Exam for Subscription Customers

Javelin Tech Tips

Its a symbol of one’s knowledge, skill, and competency with SOLIDWORKS, so what are the benefits of obtaining a certification? Mold Based Design (CSWP). If you have an active subscription with SOLIDWORKS you and your team can write a Free SOLIDWORKS Certification Exam.

Here’s Why I Love MySOLIDWORKS and You Should Too

Modern Tech

If there’s anything out there on the web, in the forums, or even hidden within the knowledge base MySOLIDWORKS can be used to find it. Once you find a blog post, training lesson, or knowledge base article just bookmark it and you’ll be able to get back to it in no time. .

Creating a Report Query with SOLIDWORKS PDM

Javelin Tech Tips

While SQL queries will return the information requested, running these queries requires knowledge of the syntax, used to compile them. Most SOLIDWORKS PDM users do not possess this knowledge.

What’s New in SolidWorks 2016: Chapter 3 – SolidWorks Fundamentals

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

3DContent Central has finally moved to the WebGL-based eDrawings preview, which will work in all your favorite browsers, including (some) mobile. Knowledge Base articles. Enjoy this grab-bag of miscellaneous enhancements across a wide range of SolidWorks products and platforms.

What a Startup Accelerator Can Mean for Your Business

3D Innovations

There are four distinct factors that make a startup accelerator unique: they are fixed-term, cohort-based, and mentorship-driven, and they culminate in a graduation or “demo day.”. Frequent seminars will expand your knowledge base and motivate you to develop and grown your startup idea.

Optimize your SOLIDWORKS Experience

Javelin Tech Tips

Product design has evolved over the past few years to incorporate new technologies such as 3D printing, rapid prototyping, design for manufacturing, and model-based definition. Knowledge Base filled with thousands of articles and whitepapers tailored to your design interests and needs.

SOLIDWORKS Support Monthly News ??? July 2014

The Solidworks Blog

To get the full list of fixed SPRs in any service pack of version, log in the Customer Portal and click on Fixed SPR list in My Support: Noteworthy Solutions from the SOLIDWORKS Knowledge Base. How

Moving from DriveWorks Xpress to DriveWorks Solo

CATI Tech Notes

The Xpress edition allows you to get to know this easy to use tool, but is limited to only a portion of what is possible in the world of knowledge based engineering. DriveWorks Xpress is the design automation tool included with every seat of SOLIDWORKS.

Improving Drug Development Efficacy Through Operational Efficiency

3D Perspectives

To achieve new levels of productivity, Life Science companies must learn to capture and build-upon their existing knowledge base by harvesting and sharing the data that already exists within their organizations.

SOLIDWORKS EPDM Training now available in MySolidWorks

Javelin Tech Tips

The MySolidWorks Standard package is included with your SOLIDWORKS Subscription Service and features: MySolidWorks Search – Get the best answers to questions from across all SOLIDWORKS community resources, Knowledge Base and advanced forum sections in one location.