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Benefits of Using Derived Configurations in SOLIDWORKS

Matt Goldwater, July 28, 2014

Creating parent configurations of bicycle wheel, adding derived configurations for each; derived configurations helps create parent-child relationships within individual configurations

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Rename Named Objects - Blocks, Dimension Styles, Layers, and More

Ellen Finkelstein, July 28, 2014

RENAME command to select named objects to be renamed, type new name in 'rename to text box' in AutoCAD

more AutoCAD tips


Employing Aras for PLM

Ryan Reid, July 16, 2014

Aras Innovator is built on enterprise open source, model-based service-oriented architecture platform, integrates with native applications, handles communications in background

 more PLM articles


Transitioning from 2D to IronCAD 3D

Daniel Dobrzynski, July 15, 2014

IronCAD 2014 offers wide range of options for better managing three-dimensional development of 3D models from geometry extracted from 2D data

 more IronCAD reviews


The Anatomy of IronCAD's TriBall

Jeffrey Opel, July 14, 2014

effective, versatile tool for positioning, alignment of components, creation of new components, editing of imported models or dumb solids, can be used for assembly mates, component patterns, etc.

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BCF: BIM Collaboration Format Explained

BCF is list of issues of models, enriched with snapshots, comments, status that can be linked to building elements, Nando Mogollon, [Open]BIMer, July 22, 2014

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CAD Standard for 3D Data

Basic prismatic shape of part is always synchronous, interpolated (lofted) shapes must be ordered, use synchronous features when possible, detail features should be ordered in Solid Edge, Matt Lombard, Siemens PLM Software Community, July 28, 2014

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'Other' Revenue Uptick Helps Dassault Systemes Second Quarter

Total revenue was $750  million, Simulia line of simulation tools reported 'double digits' percentage growth, Randall Newton, Graphic Speak, June 24, 2014

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Users Rate Highest Quality 3D Printers

Form 1 3D printer by Formlabs, Projet 660, Zcorp by 3DSystems, MakerBot Replicator are among best available 3D printers, Jill Scharr, Tom's Guide, June 23, 2014

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How ACA Users Benefit from SketchUp

Importing ACA File into SketchUp, creating walls, adding doors, windows, making a component dynamic, Melinda Heavrin, AUGI Library, July 28, 2014

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