Adjusting the SOLIDWORKS Manage Bill of Materials Performance

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To increase SOLIDWORKS Manage performance when a large BOM of Record is selected for the first time, an administrator can specify the number of BOM levels that will be loaded. The post Adjusting the SOLIDWORKS Manage Bill of Materials Performance appeared first on The Javelin Blog.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Allows for a More Precise Bill of Material

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical offers a variety of solutions. bill of material (BOM) accuracy. Component tools within SOLIDWORKS Electrical allow the engineer to tie manufacturer specific parts to symbols on the online. The term manufacturer takes on many meanings.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS 2019: Linking Materials and Sheet Metal Parameters

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Written by: Shaun Johnson, Application Engineer New in SOLIDWORKS 2019 is the ability to tie sheet metal bend parameters to specific materials in the SOLIDWORKS Materials Database. This feature makes it easier to explore different avenues in your sheet metal designs while … Continue reading → New Features SOLIDWORKS 2019 material properties Materials Database sheet metal Sheet Metal Parameters solidworks solidworks 2019 What's new what's new 2019

How to Configure a SOLIDWORKS Material

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Long-time users of SOLIDWORKS and long-time followers of our blog are no doubt aware that you can configure SOLIDWORKS Dimensions, Features, Custom Properties, and Components in a handy table. However, another advantage with this function is you can also configure SOLIDWORKS material.

Test out different Materials with SOLIDWORKS Simulation!

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The extensive SOLIDWORKS Simulation materials library can be used for many things such as mass properties, simulation studies etc. These materials include accurate mechanical properties that come into effect when simulation studies are run. SOLIDWORKS Simulation materials include steel, iron, aluminum, copper, titanium, zinc, non-metals, and many more: SOLIDWORKS Simulation Materials Library. Custom Materials. Custom Materials.

SOLIDWORKS User-Defined Materials

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If you use a material from the SOLIDWORKS database, you are limited in how you can change the material properties. However, SOLIDWORKS User-Defined Materials allow you to apply custom material properties. How to define a new material. Copy a Material.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Allows for a More Precise Bill of Material

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical offers a variety of solutions. bill of material (BOM) accuracy. Component tools within SOLIDWORKS Electrical allow the engineer to tie manufacturer specific parts to symbols on the online. The term manufacturer takes on many meanings.

New SOLIDWORKS 2019 Simulation and Data Management Solutions are Unveiled Live

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Be sure to tune in Wednesday, December 5th starting at 1:00pm ET to watch as we announce what’s new in the SOLIDWORKS 2019 Distributed Data Management and Designer to Analyst solutions. Deeper integration with the SOLIDWORKS Design environment. Enhanced Bill of Material capabilities.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2019

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SOLIDWORKS Visualize is now faster than ever!! No one is faster than SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2019. Maybe you’ve attended a Reseller Rollout event, seen some blogs online or know a few things about what we released as new features in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2019? Red alert! Red alert!

How to add materials to the SOLIDWORKS Material Database [VIDEO]

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Since the SOLIDWORKS 2014 release you are able to download additional materials for your SOLIDWORKS Simulation Material Database from the Matereality website which has a much broader range of advanced material properties that have been physically tested.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Allows for a More Precise Bill of Material

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical offers a variety of solutions. bill of material (BOM) accuracy. Component tools within SOLIDWORKS Electrical allow the engineer to tie manufacturer specific parts to symbols on the online. The term manufacturer takes on many meanings.

Linking Toolbox Custom Property to SolidWorks Materials

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A Toolbox custom property can be linked to SolidWorks materials library using the list option. The material selected in the Toolbox configurator gets applied to the Toolbox part and the custom property can be displayed in the BOM. Material).

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Mirror Part now includes Material and Visual Properties

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SOLIDWORKS 2018 provides a variety of new enhancements. One of the new enhancements is the ability to include the material and the visual appearance of the parent part in the derived part when using the SOLIDWORKS Mirror Part command (Insert -> Mirror Part).

SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management

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With the release of SOLIDWORKS Manage the SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management process solution is becoming a reality for a long time SOLIDWORKS customer ENVE Composites. See the full Rachel Joyce-Ready video featured at SOLIDWORKS World 2018 here.

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How to combine multiple Custom Properties in a SOLIDWORKS Bill of Materials

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When going through the process of creating an assembly drawing, it is beneficial in most cases to make use of Custom Properties listed in individual Bill of Materials (BOM) columns. When we make a BOM with these column headings, it appears as shown below: SOLIDWORKS BOM.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation: Missing material data? No problem!

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Absent or unreliable … Continue reading → Tips & Tricks material database material properties missing material properties solidworks simulation[insert image] Written by: Shaun Bentley, Application Engineer When setting up a Simulation study, it never seems like you have ALL the information you need. Without exception, you’ll have to be content with making approximations and assumptions.

SOLIDWORKS CAM Professional 2019 Adds Rest Machining to VoluMill

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 is out and available for download. If you haven’t had a chance to attend a Reseller rollout head over to our what’s new page on the SOLIDWORKS website. SOLIDWORKS CAM Professional is where you will find VoluMill. It’s finally here!

SOLIDWORKS 2019 – Design and Manufacturing just got Easier, Faster and Smarter

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 contains many exciting improvements and new capabilities that help you design, present, and communicate your ideas faster and easier. SOLIDWORKS 2019 is significantly faster when working with large assemblies. Interact with SOLIDWORKS in new ways.

SOLIDWORKS Packages Comparison

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A common question we receive is “What is the difference between SOLIDWORKS ® Standard, Professional and Premium 3D CAD software?” ” In this post I’ll provide a SOLIDWORKS Packages Comparison and outline the features included in each of the three SOLIDWORKS offerings. SOLIDWORKS Packages Comparison. SOLIDWORKS Standard. SOLIDWORKS Standard delivers robust 3D design capabilities, performance, and ease-of-use. SOLIDWORKS Premium.

How to transfer SOLIDWORKS Weldment Profile Material Properties to a Part

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Did you know it is possible to add material properties to custom weldment profiles. This allows you to transfer the SOLIDWORKS Weldment Profile Material Properties to the weldment design. The Added Material to the Profile Shows up under the Cut-List Properties.

What’s New In SOLIDWORKS CAM 2019

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It is hard to believe we are already looking at another release of SOLIDWORKS. It has been a full year since we released SOLIDWORKS CAM Powered by CAMWorks. Let’s take a quick look at some of the key features of SOLIDWORKS CAM in 2019.

Use Equations to enhance your SOLIDWORKS Bill of Materials

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Columns in your SOLIDWORKS Bill of Materials (BOM) can be used for more than reporting model values, quantity counts and custom properties. The post Use Equations to enhance your SOLIDWORKS Bill of Materials appeared first on SOLIDWORKS Tech Tips, Videos & Tutorials from Javelin.

Simplify the Material Selection Process When 3D Printing Plastic Parts

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3D printing materials are often referred to by their traditional names like ABS, nylon, polypropolene, etc., but be aware that many 3D-printed materials only mimic true thermoplastics. Stereolithography machines can build parts from a number of thermoplastic-like materials.

Harness the Power of SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D

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SOLIDWORKS Electrical has gained notoriety for its design applications in power systems, user controls, cabinet layout, and electric machines, but what about as a wire harness design tool? ATV light bar wiring harness designed in SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Study Intermediate Results

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 now allows Topology Studies to be stopped during intermediate iterations and keep its results. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Solver Dialog. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Study. You are able to view the Material Mass Plot of this iteration.

SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management is here!

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DS SolidWorks’ new Distributed Data Management process solution is now a reality with the upcoming release of Service Pack 1 that is scheduled for early December. One of the most beneficial capabilities of SOLIDWORKS Manage is its Dashboard and Reporting capabilities.

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SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management

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With the release of SOLIDWORKS Manage the SOLIDWORKS Distributed Data Management process solution is becoming a reality for a long time SOLIDWORKS customer ENVE Composites. See the full Rachel Joyce-Ready video featured at SOLIDWORKS World 2018 here.

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Extensive Materials Library: AKA Golden Nuggets for Product Engineers

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Then this question often arises; “ where can I find the material properties for my virtual simulations” ? Good news: SOLIDWORKS and SOLIDWORKS Simulation provide every user with an extensive list of pre-defined materials properties.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS xDesign

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We at SOLIDWORKS xDesign pride ourselves on listening to customer’s feedback and keeping our promise of continuous improvements and innovation. This weekend SOLIDWORKS xDesign went through cloud update. Material Browser. Material browser available within app.

How to learn SolidWorks 2014

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As a certified SolidWorks instructor I do believe classroom training is the most effective. Infinite Skills: Learning SolidWorks 2014. Dean Kerste is a Certified SolidWorks Expert who in the daytime is a college instructor with a Ph.D Check out Learning SolidWorks 2014.

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Make your BOM Worth a Thousand Words in SOLIDWORKS 2019

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Creating a bill of materials to document the different components in an assembly is a near universal task. This is further enhanced by SOLIDWORKS associativity, which ensures that any changes to an assembly are automatically reflected in the BOM, without requiring any user interaction.

SOLIDWORKS xDesign to the Rescue

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It would be a nice icebreaker, and I thought it would be a good project to try out SOLIDWORKS xDesign on my Chromebook. Next was to reduce the amount of material to speed up the printing time even more. All nice, quick and easy with a very familiar workflow to that in SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD.

How I Beat the Squirrels with SOLIDWORKS xDesign – Part 3

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Welcome back to this multi-part blog series featuring Mike Sabocheck and his efforts to outsmart his local squirrels using SOLIDWORKS xDesign. The purpose of xDesign is to capture a design idea quickly, and then hand it over to SOLIDWORKS and finish the design for manufacturability.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS 2018

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SOLIDWORKS 2018 includes new features and enhancements that respond directly to user requests and the needs of 21 st century product development. These capabilities are just some examples of how SOLIDWORKS is changing the way design and manufacturing is done.

SOLIDWORKS 2018 Launch Event Recap

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SOLIDWORKS 2018 was introduced earlier this month, and today at SOLIDWORKS HQ, customers, user advocates, and SWUGN members met in-person and online to get a first-hand look at what’s new in #SW2018. The event kicked off with an introduction from SOLIDWORKS CEO Gian Paolo Bassi.

How BattleBots SawBlaze Cuts through its Competition using SOLIDWORKS

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Although my construction techniques and materials were unremarkable and the design was unorthodox, it won first place at its inaugural event. However, it was not a flawless victory, and I learned about many great materials and fabrication techniques I could use in the future.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Study Constraints

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Topology studies in SOLIDWORKS Simulation give you insight to help determine the best design for a set of constraints (included in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional and Premium packages). SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2019 Topology Frequency Constraint.

Autodesk releasing HSMWorks 2016 for SOLIDWORKS

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SOLIDWORKS 2016 is here for the design. Adaptive clearing is so much more than just toolpaths that remove a lot of material quick. The new setup control “ Z-Axis and X-Axis” within the Job Setup has replaced the need for using the SOLIDWORKS coordinate system to set directions.

Return of Ctopher’s Custom Material Database

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Custom materials in SOLIDWORKS are important if you are using materials not included in the default set. Around a decade ago, Chris Saller compiled a bunch of such custom materials from varies sources based on requests and submissions from many different people. This list is informally known as Ctopher’s Custom Material Database, “ctopher” being Chris’ more ».

Measuring Environmental Impact with SOLIDWORKS Sustainability– Custom Materials

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In this series, we have been covering SOLIDWORKS Sustainability. One of the environmental impact factors is the material used to make your parts. SOLIDWORKS Sustainability comes with numerous materials that you can use. But what if you want to use a different material?