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You are in charge of your next design

“Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.”- Steve Jobs. Not all of us get to design the next sexy iPhone but that does not have to stop you from making better … Continue reading

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SolidEdge University 2014 begins Link [Lars:ST7 is here! It is always great when new stuff arrives in CAD] Some Improvements to Mastercam Design Link [Lars:Mastercam X7 gets some new Solid tools!] 5 Amazing things you should know about SolidWorks Electrical … Continue reading

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Rhino 5 Service Release 7 Available Link [Lars:With 25 saves before it stops working, I think I need to review the trial version soon] Mastercam Swiss Expert 2013 on a Tsugami S-327 5-axis machine Link [Lars:I could watch cool Swiss … Continue reading

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SolidWorks Tutorial:Import Diagnostics… Link [Lars:My friend Alin Vargatu from Javelin does a fantastic job explaining this great SolidWorks tool] Ten Inspiring Quotes On Design and Creativity… Link [Lars:Simon Martin posted this great and fun article on one of my favorite … Continue reading

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SolidWorks 2014 Style Spline… Link [Lars:Charles Culp from SWtuts.com does an awesome job showing this tool. You should take the time to watch this!!] Autodesk introducing CAM 360… Link [Lars:Cloud based solution for CAM is here! Is this the future?...] … Continue reading

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SolidWorks SP1.0 available for download… Link [Lars:If your company is paying for subscription it might be fun to test this release out. Do not forget you can run it side by side with an older version of SolidWorks. If your … Continue reading

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Let the SpaceMouse navigate your 3D creation

A beautiful well designed productivity tool from 3DConnexion. Personal Experience… About 5 years ago I found myself as a 9 hour a day CAD/CAM jockey with only minutes through the day allocated for lunch and bathroom breaks. Sounds familiar?. At … Continue reading

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HSMXpress Now Available – Free CAM for SolidWorks

It only took a few days for HSMWorks to follow CAMWorks adding another Xpress (“Light Version”) CAM solution to run inside SolidWorks. I picked the following feature highlights from the HSMXpress section on HSMWorks website. What is HSMXpress? HSMXpress was … Continue reading

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Engineering Technology, The year 1999

Fifth leg of the DE Desktop Engineering magazine inspired walk down CAD/CAM and engineering historie lane. Check out 1995 and/or 1996 and/or 1997 and/or 1998. Intel launches Pentium III I am absolutely no hardware geek, but with a cool codename … Continue reading

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Engineering Technology, The year 1998

We are on the fourth leg of the DE Desktop Engineering magazine inspired walk down CAD/CAM and engineering historie lane. Check out 1995 and/or 1996 and/or 1997. Google is officialy founded Strange to think that there actually was a time … Continue reading

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