January 08, 2018

Material of the Month: Agilus30

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By Curt Pehrson

The latest strong and rubber-like material for Stratasys PolyJet 3D Printers.

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December 28, 2017

Technical Support FAQ: Upgrading SOLIDWORKS

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By Nate Fredrich

Upgrading SOLIDWORKS installations is generally straightforward, but there are different approaches to the upgrade based on your situation.

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December 21, 2017

Upgrading Santa's Sleigh with SOLIDWORKS

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By Jackie Zachar

Envious of all the new vehicle comfort and safety features, Mrs. Claus decided to upgrade Santa’s sleigh just in time for Christmas.

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December 07, 2017

How to Become a SOLIDWORKS Superhero [e-book]

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By Cody Pendzich

Most superheroes discover their new found superpowers after a freak accident, but not you.

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December 01, 2017

Stratasys F123 Series 3D Printers Bring Low-Cost PLA to the Desktop Lineup

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By Joe Korbel

Stratasys' F123 Series brings well-known, low-cost plastic known as PLA to the 3D printer desktop lineup.

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November 15, 2017

What is PolyJet 3D Printing Technology?

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By Tom Rohrbeck

PolyJet is a 3D printing/additive manufacturing technology used for modeling, prototyping, and production applications. The technology offers exceptional detail, surface smoothness, and precision.

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November 13, 2017

Benefits of Virtual Simulation Over Hand Calculations [White Paper]

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By Melissa Polley

Learn why best-in-class companies are turning to virtual simulation over hand calculations and physical prototyping.

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November 10, 2017

Case Hardening in SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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By Chris Olson

A customer was curious about simulating case hardening in SOLIDWORKS Simulation. Since this is a unique application for Simulation, I wanted to share the different ways to tackle this application.

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October 27, 2017

What's New in SOLIDWORKS 2018: Smart Explode Lines

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By Sam Hochberg

SOLIDWORKS 2018 streamlines the process of assembly diagramming with its new feature: Smart Explode Lines.

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October 17, 2017

PDM Professional API, What's New in 2018

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By Andy Kress

An overview of the exciting new features included in the API for PDM Professional 2018.

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October 05, 2017

Strategies for Data Migration Between CAD Systems

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By Jeff Setzer

Migrating to a new CAD system can seem complex, but it comes down to managing two things: data and people.

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September 26, 2017

What Did You Do on YOUR Summer Vacation?

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By Sam Hochberg

Ah, those hazy, lazy days of summer. No school. Family vacations. Swimming pools. Warm nights and the sensory medley of fresh-mown grass, fireflies, and cicadas.

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September 19, 2017

Say Goodbye to Import Diagnostics with SOLIDWORKS 2018

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By Cody Pendzich

SOLIDWORKS 2018 is loaded with awesome new features, including improvements to its popular 3D Interconnect functionality.

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September 12, 2017

SOLIDWORKS 2018 is Here! See the New Features

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By Melissa Polley

From a more intuitive user interface to improved sheet metal design tools, many of the new enhancements and improvements were added based on your requests.

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September 05, 2017

What is Fused Deposition Modeling?

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By Melissa Polley

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is a 3D printing/additive manufacturing technology used for modeling, prototyping, and production applications.

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August 31, 2017

Introduction to SOLIDWORKS PCB [On-Demand Webinar]

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By Clare Schaeffer

Get your first look at SOLIDWORKS PCB.

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August 28, 2017

Break Out of the Bubble: Changing CAD Systems is Easier Than You Think [e-book]

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By Jeff Setzer

Do you feel like you’re in an ocean of SOLIDWORKS resources and talent, yet you’re enveloped in a bubble by your MCAD system? Stop letting your system prevent you from leveraging the resources and talent around you.

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August 24, 2017

Troubleshoot Meshing with SOLIDWORKS Geometry Analysis Tool

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By Chris Olson

Use the SOLIDWORKS Geometry Analysis tool to determine areas in your model that might cause meshing problems.

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August 17, 2017

Schematic Design Made Easy [On-Demand Webinar]

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By Evan Stanek

Get your first-look at SOLIDWORKS Electrical.

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August 15, 2017

A Better Way to Rebuild in SOLIDWORKS: Verification on Rebuild

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By John Setzer

No matter the SOLIDWORKS rebuild command you use, it's important to understand what is happening when SOLIDWORKS builds a feature.

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