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I want to create a series of bulkheads or diaphragms inside a non uniform cross sectional shell.
I design a leg of a RTG (rubber tired gantry), this leg has a non uniform cross section (in x...
In addition to my Solidbox.tv site i also have a site that I started back in 2011 with a bunch of info. Unfortunately there were some issues and i lost the domain name earlier in the year. Since I...
I'm trying to make a model of a spinning top shown in the attached image, and I'm having trouble doing it, even though I think I know what each individual step should be.
I've made a...
I am looking to build a mini CNC mill and has been looking in CNC zone forums from long time. They have given some suggestions, but still want some machining feedback.
There are so many files on the...
Hello, I'm facing an issue with the Draft feature in solidworks. Probably because I don't practice so much on this soft.
I do have a L that need to get a 5° angle draft to let the die get in and...
Would anyone here know if Camworks is offered as a course in any of the CNC programs in any of the Colleges or Universities in the New England area?
This video shows how to design a Smart Chair on SolidWorks.
Video at here: https://youtu.be/Wo5eW3TjUl0
Is there a way to link or associate sketch objects with a note object so that when the note is moved the sketch objects move with it? I don't think inserting an empty view and...
Have this strange problem with video card in Solidworks 2017 on Windows 10. As you can see it on video that I made it, it's like the video card is lagging. It's not certified video card for...
This video show how to make screw fight on SolidWorks
Video at here:
I am new to solidworks and I have a part that at full scale is fine but when I scale it to 1/48 scale holes appear. So I then use the fill command which works great except for 2 holes where it...
I recently found this on YouTube and thought I'd share in the holiday spirit!
Involute Spur & Helical Gears in SolidWorks
It seems legit.
To all my Cad Brothers and Sisters, to Matt Perez and all the Gurus here who
graciously give of their time and hard earned know how to the challenged among us, Merry Christmas and a healthy...
(I am using SW 2013 per job standard)
I placed a fillet weld between two pieces of metal and the weld comes
in as a cylinder rather than a 90 degree representation like one would expect.
I am new to solidworks and have created a new template for a drawing.
It consists of a large picture inserted for the main background (whole page) with a frame and subtle watermark logo plus a...
This video show you how to creat a fun motion simulation on SolidWorks with Santa Claus
Video is at here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjrXxk4zROo
This video show you how to Autotrace an image into Sketch
Video is at here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWhYAADFAsU&t=10s
Will someone here point out a method to apply a radius to the flat part shown in my attachment, similar to the shaped part? The radius is 2.6". I have never used the flex tool, would that be a...
This video show you how to design a Coca Cola bottle on SolidWorks.
Video is at here:
Can anyone tell me how to change the display in a part? I want some of the solid bodies to be displayed as shaded and some as shaded with edges. I know how to do this in an assembly, so I would...
I've been using Solidworks for several years now and am about to start on a project that is Creo 2.0 specific.
I am starting at square one. Software and no training... :?
Are there any websites...
I am trying to register on a website that has a Solidworks and a Creo user base.
Part of their registration is a question located on a website that I cannot get to load.
I didn't know if anyone...
Would anyone here know what would make two parts literally fly away from each other during assembly? It is almost as if the zoom feature is out of whack. Example: A 1/4-20 screw being assembled...
This video shows you how to design a Teapot on SolidWorks
Video is at here:
Spring motion on Solidworks Tutorial
Full video tutorial:
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