Since your upgrade to SOLIDWORKS 2015 you might have noticed a new website called My.SOLIDWORKS.com. Today’s blog is to help you understand this new service. What is My.SOLIDWORKS This is a new service SOLIDWORKS is providing to help you get answers, be current, learn more, and share & showcase all things SOLIDWORKS. My.SOLIDWORKS Highlights Buzz: Allows […]
CAPINC’s Senior Application Engineer, Andy Beaupre stops by to discuss a new feature released in SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2015: Routing Diagnostics. Watch the vlog below to learn how you can start saving time with this new feature.
Stratasys 3D printers offer a wide variety of material and support build options. Choosing the correct part interior build style, visible surface style or support style can make a large difference when considering durability and material expense. To help you better decide the best build options for your parts, we created a print tray to show you the different choices in […]
Cold Weather Day Dreaming With my kayaks all stowed away for the winter, I recently had to resort to my next favorite water sport, dreaming about kayaking. This time it manifested as designing a modern take on a traditional skin on frame kayak. The frame construction for a skin on frame kayak involves bending long […]
CAPINC’s Application Engineer, Laura Weismantel stops by to discuss a new feature she’s loving in SOLIDWORKS 2015: the Chain Component Pattern. Watch the vlog to learn how it’s improving SOLIDWORKS assemblies.
The new connector wizard is the number one user requested enhancement for SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2015. Managing connector pin assignments across multiple schematics can be time consuming. The connector wizard is packed with automation and intelligence that will simplify and organize the use of connectors throughout your electrical projects. It is obvious that this tool is […]
I was working with a customer the other day and they wanted to develop a reasonably sophisticated template card for capturing data from a user. In this instance they wanted the user to input the name of a sub-directory the template created. You may know you can make a variable mandatory when defining it, but […]
Most conversations about additive manufacturing revolve around manufacturing companies, product design, and prototyping. But there is a new industry breaking into 3D printing technology with a vengeance: Architecture. With the complex designs and geometry involved in the majority of architectural designs, creating scaled models with the former traditional methods such as foam or cardboard proved to be […]
This week’s CAPINC Blog Post is for every SOLIDWORKS Simulation user out there, regardless of what level of license you have. I want to share two tips with you about running studies that require many load-case permutations. One of these tips is very old, one of them is very new, and there is solid gold to […]
Think Green If you’ve been using a Stratasys Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) or Polyjet printer for any length of time, inevitably the question comes up about what to do with the empty material cartridges. As soon as the cartridge is removed from the printer, it could end up on the stack of other empty cartridges, in a […]