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SEACAD Technologies Pte Ltd

True learning space for engineers located at [28 Genting Ln, #08-04/05 Platinum 28, Singapore 349585]

This is SEACAD Training Academy - the place where all seminars & SOLIDWORKS trainings happen.

Level up on your SOLIDWORKS skills with SEACAD’s training courses! Check out our training schedule: buff.ly/2RTBlwG
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SEACAD Technologies Pte Ltd

We conducted a seminar about SOLIDWORKS Simulation on 7th December.

If you missed the chance, join SEACAD Christmas Gathering here: buff.ly/2EkEF15
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6 in 1. Why not come?

SEACAD Christmas Gathering happened on Dec 21st is a seminar about SOLIDWORKS Multi-products & Solutions.

It means that 6 different products will be introduced in this seminar, which is a second-to-none opportunity SEACAD will offer you as a Christmas Gift!!!!!

They are:

Simulation Solutions
Product Data Management
Electrical Design
Visualization
Technical Communication
CAM

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Do you know SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional can help you to point out the best alternative?

It’s time to forget manual analysis. Let the “Optimization” feature of SOLIDWORKS Simulation do it for you!
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SOLIDWORKS SIMULATION: Which package is right for you?

If you are still wondering that question, please read some sharings by Mr. Jacob Ames – An application engineer)
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If you’ve spent any time researching SOLIDWORKS Simulation, you may have found yourself a bit overwhelmed by the wide variety of offerings available. In this article, we’ll break down the capabilities of each level of SOLIDWORKS Simulation Add-In and help you determine the best fit for your needs.

Before diving into the details of the Simulation Add-In, however, ask yourself – what are you trying to simulate? If your simulation needs are relatively simple, requiring only static analyses of individual parts, the SimulationXpress tool may get the job done, and is available for free in every version of SOLIDWORKS.

Additionally, if you own a license of SOLIDWORKS Premium, you already have access to a light version of the Simulation Add-In, which provides static simulation capabilities for assemblies in addition to parts. While other capabilities are limited, you’ll be able to look at contact relationships and motion between components, apply additional fixture and load types, and evaluate results with advanced plot tools.

If your simulation needs are more advanced than what we’ve discussed thus far, it’s probably worth considering the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Add-In, which comes in three varieties – Simulation Standard, Professional, and Premium. Each version comes with its own selection of capabilities, and includes all the capabilities of the version below it.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard

The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Standard Add-In introduces two major tools – the Fatigue study and the Trend Tracker. If you develop products intended to withstand thousands or even millions of loading cycles, fatigue analysis is critical to ensure the safety and performance of your designs. The Trend Tracker is another great analysis tool which allows you to store the results of simulations on multiple iterations of the same design, comparing the results in a line graph. Whether you’re concerned with changes in stress, deformation, factor of safety, or any other simulation parameter, the Trend Tracker allows you to quickly identify these changes as compared to other iterations of your model and make informed design changes accordingly. You can even roll back to an earlier iteration of your design if desired. With Simulation Standard, you’ll also have access to all of the advanced fixture/load types, result plot options, and assembly analysis, just like with SOLIDWORKS Premium.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Professional ups the ante with an abundance of new study types, including Frequency, Buckling, Thermal, Drop Test, and Pressure Vessel simulations. Additionally, you’re provided with extra analysis tools to validate your designs before they’re even manufactured. Event-based Motion helps give you a clearer understanding of your mechanical assemblies without the need to specify the exact timings of component interactions, and allows you to simulate machine tasks and optimize cycle times. Design Optimization is also included, enabling you to apply constraints, set goals, and choose parameters to manipulate in order to ensure that your design is as efficient as possible. If you’d like to minimize the mass, volume, or even cost (among many other available parameters) of your parts or assemblies, Design Optimization is an indispensable tool to include in your utility belt.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium

The crown jewel of FEA in SOLIDWORKS, Simulation Premium brings two new study types and two additional productivity tools to the table. If your design applications often include time-dependent loads/displacements, large deformations, or non-linear materials, the Dynamic and Nonlinear study types available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium will allow you to confirm your designs by computing stress, strain, and displacement over time, along with a variety of other simulation parameters. You can even visualize intermediate results while the simulation is running. Simulation Premium also makes it possible to analyze composite or layered components, enabling you to optimize ply characteristics if you use these types of design elements in your products. Finally, Offloaded Simulation allows you to leverage another networked computer to perform the simulation remotely, so you can keep on designing in parallel with your analysis.

(Credit to Jacob Ames at: hawkridgesys.com/blog/solidworks-simulation-package-right)
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9 Criteria for Selecting a CAD Vendor

If you’re thinking of using CAD, here are 9 things that you need to consider before picking a vendor. Read the short paper for the details!

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3D Design Solutions

Over 19 years, we have carefully expanded our SOLIDWORKS and partner product portfolio, today providing our customers the most comprehensive, fully integrated solutions available anywhere in Singapore and with the required expertise to ensure the products and services we provide meet and exceed client expectations. Our SOLIDWORKS and partner solutions encompass a wide range of engineering disciplines, including 3D Mechanical and Electrical Design, Piping, FEA/Simulation, CNC Manufacturing, Rapid Prototyping, Documentation, Data Management, and many more.