My Two Favorite Tools in SOLIDWORKS

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Lately, I’ve been doing a lot of work with some plastic parts. The parts that I’ve been creating use the Master Model approach. Now this has both upsides and downsides. The technique allows for avoiding the some of the pitfalls of assembly design, such as a complex reference structure. Because everything lives in one part,… Read more »

A Throwback to Hand Made Goodness

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(Photo Credit:mattbossons)   I haven’t made the switch to a smart phone. I’m currently putting up my last stand before the inevitable “upgrade.” Don’t get me wrong, I love technology as much as the next guy and probably spend upwards of 50 hours a week just using SolidWorks. But, SolidWorks doesn’t create metal chips when… Read more »