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  1. Creating a custom drawing sheet template

    Can anybody tell me how to create a drawing sheet format to my company's standard. Solidworks has a help file on it, but it doesn't make any sense to me! Ideally if I could save an AutoCAD drawing as...

    Started by Maxelkat‎, 30th Nov 2011 05:16 pm
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  2. Equation to fix/unfix the position of a piece

    Hello I need to disable or enable the dragging of a body depending on a certain condition, such as the position of another body or the value of an equation. How can I get it?, Maybe linking...

    Started by skan‎, 25th Nov 2011 05:10 pm
    • Replies: 9
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    30th Nov 2011 08:29 pm Go to last post
  3. rev clouds?

    Several co-workers are saying utilizing rev clouds in SolidWorks is not as easy as it is in AutoCAD. Is there a preferred method drawing revision clouds in SolidWorks?

    Started by RocketSurgeon‎, 18th Nov 2011 08:08 pm
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    29th Nov 2011 05:15 pm Go to last post
  4. Multiple loads on Solidworks non linear dynamic simulation

    Hi, I am loading a shell with a time varying pressure load in Solidworks non linear dynamic simulation. I am getting fine results when comparing those to an analytical calc. In addition to the time...

    Started by morelg‎, 19th Nov 2011 07:19 am
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    29th Nov 2011 02:10 pm Go to last post
  5. tread patterning

    I made a tyre and want to pattern it. I am using revolve round boss/base but this is not allowing me to draw on the tyre. I am attaching the file so let me know where to start the sketch on this...

    Started by endlasuresh‎, 7th Oct 2011 06:59 pm
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  6. I think we're making this harder than it needs to be.

    I'm trying to build a cabinet that has 7 different configurations. The only thing that really changes in each configuration is the size of the cabinet (height, width, depth). One of the CAD users,...

    Started by SuperCAD‎, 16th Nov 2011 09:56 pm
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    17th Nov 2011 05:16 pm Go to last post
  7. configuration manager vs smart components?

    What's the differnece between configuration manager and smart components? When should I use each of them?

    Started by skan‎, 7th Nov 2011 07:44 pm
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    14th Nov 2011 08:09 pm Go to last post
  8. mating a cylinder and a sphere?

    Hello I'm learning Solidworks. I have two extruded bodies, a cylinder and an sphere. I'm trying to apply a mate in order to avoid that they could penetrate each other. I've tried to get it by...

    Started by skan‎, 10th Nov 2011 02:22 am
    • Replies: 3
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    14th Nov 2011 06:43 pm Go to last post
  9. Smile New to solidworks and need some advice

    Hi, I am currently working at a company that has solidworks and have been asked to produce a 3d drawing of a new product they wish to have created, this product is a suet feeder for birds. I haven't...

    Started by stevecrofts‎, 13th Oct 2011 11:27 am
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    3rd Nov 2011 11:10 am Go to last post
  10. photoview 360 rendering issues

    I am using solidworks 2011 and when creating a preview of the final render of a scene set up looking through a camera i am faced with a preview window which looks as if it has took a render of a wall...

    Started by chapperz‎, 1st Nov 2011 03:46 pm
    • Replies: 1
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    2nd Nov 2011 02:09 pm Go to last post
  11. Projected view from a section view

    I am trying to do a projected view from a section I have taken. The reason I am doing this is I need to show the detail of a plate which is above the plates I am detailing in the first section....

    Started by Goomba‎, 27th Oct 2011 03:41 am
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    27th Oct 2011 01:28 pm Go to last post
  12. inserting a BOM into a drawing

    Hey Guys, whats the best / simplest way to start a decent BOM that you can update etc in a drawing?

    Started by rhader‎, 19th Oct 2011 03:45 pm
    • Replies: 6
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    21st Oct 2011 08:55 am Go to last post
  13. "TOTAL" row in BOM

    Hi all. Can anyone explain me how to make BOM template that the last row of BOM that has total (or sum) equation to be always the last one? here is an example. I have an assembly and BOM with...

    Started by Radzha‎, 20th Oct 2011 06:32 am
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  14. how to switch a drawing template after you have already completed the drawing?

    the title says it all. I completed a drawing thinking I could switch out the template after wards. and I cant seem to find how to simply use a different template which is the same size. for all...

    Started by rhader‎, 18th Oct 2011 04:31 pm
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    18th Oct 2011 06:34 pm Go to last post
  15. can I install and use SolidCam like a stand alone app.?

    Hi guys, may be my question can sound to you pretty much easy answer: Can I use and work with SolidCam without havinfg SolidWorks installed? I'll more than a thank to you for any advice ...

    Started by stenews‎, 16th Oct 2011 03:17 pm
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    18th Oct 2011 12:40 pm Go to last post
  16. depression / extruded cut that doesnt go all the way through a curved feature???

    hey guys. Im trying to put an 'inset' / depressed / rib like depression into a curved surface that only goes half an inch or so... and I cant get it to work... I have made the sketch on a...

    Started by rhader‎, 12th Aug 2011 03:28 pm
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  17. Solidworks Animation Question

    1) I'm having trouble with Solidworks animation. I must not be narrowing my google searches down well enough because I get inundated with irrelevant posts or redundant sites. My searches on the...

    Started by JNieman‎, 11th Aug 2011 01:54 am
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    16th Oct 2011 04:42 am Go to last post
  18. Pan + Orbit

    I am new to SolidWorks coming off Inventor, change of job change of software. I have been using it now for about a month (not all the time, using AutoCAD aswell) and still cannot accept that the...

    Started by Goomba‎, 28th Sep 2011 06:49 am
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    16th Oct 2011 04:26 am Go to last post
  19. Squirrel Cage Blower

    Hey guys...i am facing problem in designing a squirrel cage blower in solid works..any body can help me to do that......:cry::cry:

    Started by rabbi7024‎, 10th Oct 2011 07:53 am
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    10th Oct 2011 04:12 pm Go to last post
  20. Need help with setting up drawing

    Here is what im tring to do, i want to be able to open a new drawing and have all of my notes, dims, bill of materials, ect all to a size setting is that possible? i have figured out to set them but...

    Started by LBUG42‎, 4th Oct 2011 11:22 am
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    5th Oct 2011 03:03 am Go to last post
  21. Problem uploading to 3-D Content Central

    Is anyone here knowlegeable with the use of 3-D Content Central? I attempted to upload a zip file containing all the part files needed for an assembly in Solidworks,including the assembly file, of...

    Started by gotchy‎, 2nd Oct 2011 01:28 am
    • Replies: 4
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    3rd Oct 2011 12:16 am Go to last post
  22. modeling oil cup with handle

    i am drawing a cup just like mug with have mouth.I have tried to use revolve round base but i am not getting how to draw this mouth of the cup. Look at the image where an handle too exists. I also...

    Started by endlasuresh‎, 23rd Sep 2011 06:23 pm
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  23. how do you cut a part from an intersecting part in an assembly??

    I think the title says it all... but I am trying to make the correct cut required for a bracket and it has an intersting part which I need to cut Away from the bracket. due to the angle at which...

    Started by rhader‎, 22nd Sep 2011 06:42 pm
    • Replies: 4
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    25th Sep 2011 05:47 pm Go to last post
  24. SW part copy & paste

    Hi, Does anyone know of a quick way to copy a part that is already in an asm and paste it like you can in Inventor. Surely you don't have to search for the part in the vault and drag it in...

    Started by rdharvey‎, 15th Sep 2011 09:55 am
    • Replies: 3
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    15th Sep 2011 01:57 pm Go to last post
  25. Get surface area and export to excel or csv

    Hi, Im trying to do an analysis on a boat hull which requires a series of cross sectional areas to be plotted on a bell curve. Im trying to write a macro so I can adjust the lines to create a new...

    Started by jayjay‎, 13th Sep 2011 01:52 am
    • Replies: 3
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    13th Sep 2011 02:00 pm Go to last post

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