Combining Simulations Results with Renderings

CATI Tech Notes

Renderings are great for showing off your product before making a physical prototype and FEA simulations are great for understanding the stresses and deflections on your product under normal usage, but what if you could combine them? Open the Settings of the simulation result.

SOLIDWORKS Visualize is a new rendering tool for SOLIDWORKS 2016

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Visualize accurately simulates real-world lighting and advanced materials, while scaling rendering performance to meet the highest demands. Easily add movement, create 360-degree spins, or animate cameras, materials, models, or even the sun.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 Display Simulation Results in the Graphics Area

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2017 now gives you the ability to display the results of a Simulation plot in the SOLIDWORKS graphics area. This is useful for demonstration purposes if the Simulation study has been simplified by excluding components. Simulation Results Displayed.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. ROLE OF SIMULATION. Also, realistic rendering can be used to help make depictions lifelike, adding to their value for clients.

Create a Photo-realistic Rendering in only 5 Minutes with SOLIDWORKS Visualize

Javelin Tech Tips

Dassault Systemes SolidWorks Corporation has recently released a new photo-realistic SOLIDWORKS rendering software called SOLIDWORKS Visualize, which utilizes NVIDIA Iray technology, progressively refining its image through constant feedback…. Apply Appearances to your model through Paint.

3D Printed Vascular Simulation Models Improve Training and Treatment

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Vascular Simulations Replicator can be used in an angiography suite, visualizing the custom silicone vasculature using contrast injections and fluoroscopy, similar to patient treatment. We founded Vascular Simulations to achieve this goal with a novel physical simulator, the Replicator.

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2019

The Solidworks Blog

Visualize uses artificial intelligence to decipher and eliminate noise from your renders, giving you an instant 10x render speed boost! Integrated Physics Simulator (Professional only). Vehicle Driving Simulator (Professional only). Improved Model Tree Behavior.


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Free SOLIDWORKS Model Based Definition Learning Resources

The Solidworks Blog

Model-based definition (MBD) is a process shift. Therefore, besides the SOLIDWORKS MBD product, you are also assisted at MySolidWorks with 12 free* SOLIDWORKS MBD product learning modules including videos, click simulations, quizzes and sample datasets.

SOLIDWORKS Entrepreneur JURA Successfully Brings Innovative Anchor Apple AirPod Holder to Market

The Solidworks Blog

Once up and running, we were able to transform our 2D images into parametric 3D models. Utilizing SOLIDWORKS Assembly Modeling, we designed a one-piece carabiner, which used Titanium’s flexible properties to open and close. We had an idea and a desire to bring that idea to life.

A Breakthrough in Better Anatomical Models


Preoperative planning and training often rely on anatomical models that deliver results as accurately and close to reality as possible. A strong solution for development of anatomical models is 3D printing. Ten PolyJet models were produced from individual patient CT scans.

Landscape Forms Improves Productivity by Designing Outdoor Products with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS model of the 16th Street Mall lighting. SOLIDWORKS model of the 16th Street Mall lighting. Landscape Forms engineers use SOLIDWORKS Simulation to ensure that the mold itself is strong enough to support parts such as a 500-pound concrete bench,” said Halstead.

List of the best 3D modeling software programs

3D Printing Hub

3D modeling is the representation of an object in software form. 3D modeling software is used in a variety of fields such as 3D printing, architecture, animation, gaming, and industrial design. A good 3D modeling software is very important in a graphic designer’s toolkit because it allows the designer to create rich and detail oriented illustrations for his/her client. SelfCAD : SelfCAD is another great 3D modeling software for beginners.

InFocus Energy Services uses SOLIDWORKS to design and test its industry-changing oilfield tools

Javelin Tech Tips

The grandest of business opportunities can begin with a single SOLIDWORKS model – a prototype that changes everything for a company, its customers, and an industry. It’s the basis for everything we do: modelling, simulation, flow analysis, renderings.

3D Design: Conceptual Design Benefits Startups

3D Innovations

More startups are embracing 3D rendering as a way to conceptualize prototypes before investing in physical production. What Is 3D Rendering? 3D rendering allows startups to model a product with minimal upfront costs, and share the visual concepts with other team members and potential investors early in the design process. The advancements in rendering software makes it possible to simulate product shading, light refraction, surface texture and much more.

Jumpstart Your Business with the SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs Program

The Solidworks Blog

It motivated them to do renderings, build prototypes, and more. Our current plan is to build a fully functioning quarter-size scale model that can do what the full-size vehicle can do in the competition. Figure 1: Velocity Cut Plot from SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation.

The Top 10 New Features in SOLIDWORKS 2017 [VIDEO]

Javelin Tech Tips

More powerful modeling tools. Faster, easier modeling with fewer picks and clicks. Renderings and Animations get a boost from Visualize. Dramatic improvement in rendering speed and improved workflow between modeling, rendering, and viewing.

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From BIM to Marketing: PART 2 – Data preparation concepts

3D Perspectives

Whatever marketing asset you want to create, if your model is complex, your first step is optimizing it. A BIM model is necessarily very complex because it is complete. The more complex the model, the longer it will take to open and save. with the model will be smoother.

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

The Solidworks Blog

New design possibilities through the use of mesh modeling. Create incredibly detailed textures on your 3D models in seconds by automatically converting 2D textures into 3D geometry. These 3D markups stay with the model, makingit easier to communicate issues directly in the CAD model.

Altair Introduces a Disruptive New Licensing Model for the solidThinking Software Suite

Additive Manufacturing

solidThinking units are a market-first licensing model providing on-demand flexibility to access Altair’s entire simulation-driven design portfolio on the desktop and in the cloud.

SOLIDWORKS PCB Design and beyond for Industry 4.0

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Simulation. Validation of any design is key, and with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation suite rest assured your PCB designs will exceed industry standards. Conduct thermal and flow simulation studies to monitor heat transfer and keep your devices running cool. Thermal analysis of the CPU with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation add-in. Bring your hardware designs to life with a fully rendered image of the PCB in it’s mechanical chassis using SOLIDWORKS Visualize.

Stratasys Groundbreaking Triple-Jetting 3D Printing Now Available for Larger Dental Labs: Increased Throughput + Ultra-Real Color Dental Models

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Stratasys has introduced the Objet500 Dental Selection 3D Printer for larger dental and orthodontic labs that require volume production of highly precise, life-like models. The new 3D printer brings high throughput to Stratasys’ special multi-color, multi-material dental modeling.

Capture Some Enhancements! What’s Coming in SolidWorks 2016

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

Part Modeling Enhancements. Organic Modeling. Simulation Enhancements. You can now use the section tool in SolidWorks Simulation to view the interior of a meshed part. MBD (Model Based Definition).

Engineered with SOLIDWORKS for SOLIDWORKS Users

The Solidworks Blog

No one know understands this better than BOXX Technologies’ engineering team, the elite professionals who rely on the CAD application to design custom chassis for all of our APEXX workstations and one-of-a-kind renderBOXX and renderPRO dedicated rendering systems.

SOLIDWORKS Visualize Introduces NVIDIA RTX Acceleration With up to 50% Faster Performance

The Solidworks Blog

That’s a remarkable increase in render performance. To put this in perspective, an HD-sized image that took five minutes to render will now complete in 2-3 minutes. Check out the image of this storm trooper helmet after just a single rendering pass on an NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000.

SOLIDWORKS 2015 Manager Showcase: What’s New in eDrawings

The Solidworks Blog

This means that users on touch-enabled screens can manipulate the model view and sectioning plane with ease, rendering this an even more effective tool for presentations and collaborations – making it an overall a great way to show off what your designs.

How 3D Printing Is Making Better Movie Monsters

3D Printing Review

But Luma Pictures, an animation studio responsible for some of the biggest blockbuster movie effects of the last decade, has come full circle and incorporated 3D printed analog modeling into its design process. Our render farm is all open source and is quite substantial.

Why you should use the SOLIDWORKS Defeature Tool

Javelin Tech Tips

Creating a digital twin of your real-life assembly can provide a lot of benefits; including accurate bills of materials, machining instructions, true-to-life simulation results, or stunning renders out of SOLIDWORKS Visualize.

CATI Tech Notes: SolidWorks Task Scheduler - Part 4

CATI Tech Notes

Modeling. Simulation. In this blog article, we will cover the last four sections: Render and Animation, Convert Workgroup PDM Files, Print Workgroup PDM Files, and Export Workgroup PDM Files.   Render and Animation. Render and Animation manages rendering and animation tasks. In the SolidWorks Task Scheduler dialog box, if you click on Render and Animation , the Help topic pops up. Scheduling PhotoView Renderings. CATI Tech Notes.

What is the 3DEXPERIENCE platform?

The Solidworks Blog

Engineers and designers especially face this challenge, having to model and revise products, simulate and validate designs, generate drawings and renderings, and communicate all these changes to teammates, suppliers, and customers.

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SOLIDWORKS Entrepreneur Mellowcabs Electrifies Modern Urban Transport

The Solidworks Blog

We especially liked the fact that we can complete surface and solid modeling—as well as evaluate manufacturability—from within the same development environment. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.

More Than 15 Reasons to Attend SOLIDWORKS World 2016 #SWW2016

CATI Tech Notes

If you are not familiar with SOLIDWORKS World it is SOLIDWORKS annual 3 day conference that you can join more than 5,000 of your peers and select from more than 200 breakout sessions on topics ranging from design automation and electrical design to simulation and product data management. Session Description: This session is a hands-on test drive that will cover view creation within Composer™ using SOLIDWORKS-native models of a Lego® blocks truck.

SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Agenda Now Live

The Solidworks Blog

Maybe you’d like to become the in-house expert on simulation or model-based definition (MBD)? Topics will range from PCB and electrical design, rendering, flow simulation and MBD to simulation and product data management.

Discover the new Area Light capability in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2018

Javelin Tech Tips

What if I told you you could simply pick a point on your components, select a type of light and BOOM you have an ultra realistic reflection on your part ready to be rendered.

‘My Design’ webinar: how a typical furniture company turns ideas into reality?

3D Perspectives

Sketching combined with the intuitive act of painting demonstrates the power of realistic 3D modeling. To ‘sell’ his ideas, the industrial designer is now using CATIA to present and promote projects with a high-end visualization and rendering solution. Simulation and Validation.

Stratasys Groundbreaking Mult-Color, Multi-Material 3D Printing Now Available for Larger Dental Labs Who Need Increased Throughput, Productivity

Additive Manufacturing

Larger platform Objet500 Dental Selection offers increased throughput and productivity, with t riple-jetting capability to enable life-like color models and multiple applications to be 3D printed in a single run. Accurately Simulates Look and Feel of Teeth and Gums.

What’s New 2020: Performance Improvements

The Solidworks Blog

Basically, the software allows you to bring that drawing up very quickly without bringing up all the 3D models in the background. Hybrid Simulation Mesh.