How to Create a Curved Spring for the 2018 SOLIDWORKS CSWE (+ Free CSWE Practice Problem)

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Hello Internet Traveler,

If you’re in the market for information on the CSWE (Certified SolidWorks Expert Exam), you’re probably finding that it’s a bit sparse out there.

SolidWorks is purposefully tight-lipped on what to expect on this exam, going as far as not even creating a simple sample exam for it.… Read more...

SOLIDWORKS Two Minute Tips: Creating a Sketch Angle Dimension Without a Reference

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I really do believe that small things add up. In our day to day use of SolidWorks, there are little nuances, in our work, that make us a bit less efficient. I know I probably sound like a broken record, as I spend so much time talking about the small things that make SolidWorks that much quicker, but I truly believe that designing great products becomes easier when we’re not constantly fighting with SolidWorks.… Read more...