Cambridge Industrial Design (CID) recently moved a few doors down from our office on Vision Park, Histon, near Cambridge, so it was a great opportunity to meet and discuss the impact of SOLIDWORKS within industrial design.
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If you apply a material to a component – and then section that component – the default cross hatch for that material is applied to it. If you have no material applied, a default cross hatch is applied. Read on to find out how it works.
Everyone is talking about drones. Privacy advocates are concerned that drones will become an extension of “Big Brother.” Governments are reviewing drone legislation. Amazon, most famously, is looking into drones for deliveries.
The Technical Support team at Innova Systems have been voted best in Northern Europe for Customer satisfaction. Read on to find out why SOLIDWORKS have given us this coveted award for the second time…
The SolidNetwork Licence Manager (SNL) adds significant flexibility to the way organisations can use their SOLIDWORKS licences, but this flexibility can be customised and extended further using the SNL options file.
An introduction to how individual parameters in derived configurations are linked to changes made in the parent configs, except for specific items.
If you ever need to share SOLIDWORKS models with members of an extended team who don’t use SOLIDWORKS themselves, don’t panic. SOLIDWORKS offers a free and easy solution for this in the form of eDrawings Viewer.
When you are designing components that need to fit together, it is sometimes difficult to understand what shape they need to be. The standard approach is adding the components into an assembly and then measuring one against another to understand if what you have produced will fit together. Let’s take a look at how it should be done.
Improve your speed and workflow by getting into the habit of using our top ten SOLIDWORKS user interface gems.
Ah, the SOLIDWORKS Toolbox – What is it and how does it work? Read on to find out everything you need to know to get started with the SOLIDWORKS Toolbox…
Cambridge has a rich heritage of hi-tech start-up companies, so it was a natural step for a group of experienced, independent designers to ‘coalesce’ into a new product development company here back in 2009. Choosing a name was the easy part…
The millenium’s inaugural years have ushered forth a momentum of discovery and creation that will set a new pace for decades to come. From the growth of communication networks that instantaneously link ideas, to the newfound understanding of physical science, mankind has achieved an understanding that establishes a foundation for future advancements.