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Using Bounding Box to get Overall Dimensions Immediately

Posted on Jun 21, 2019 by seacad_admin

Keywords: bounding box, overall dimension, packaging.   After product designing process is done, the next step normally we need to do is designing the packaging. So what is the size? In SOLIDWORKS 2019 you can easily get your overall box di...

Using Partial Fillet / Chamfer

Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by seacad_admin

Sometimes there are some cases that we need to add fillet/chamfer to the edge, but not the whole length. So what we need to do? It will be headache to find the way to do that or you may need to do split bodies. Well now that is not a problem anymore....

Creating Custom Properties and Linking to Drawing

Posted on Jun 07, 2019 by seacad_admin

When creating a drawings for your part or assembly, you can easily populate the drawings block automatically. This will help you speed up the time for completing your drawings. In this article we will talk about how to creating a custom properties an...

How to Add Features to a Folded Edge

Posted on May 24, 2019 by seacad_admin

When designing a formed sheet metal part, you may find some individual features are more appropriate to add in an unfolded state, such as a circular cut across a bend. To add these specific features, the Unfold and Fold commands can be used to tem...

How to check for interference in an animation

Posted on Mar 29, 2019 by seacad_admin

In a moving assembly, components may interfere with one another due to certain design flaws. While one may use the “interference detection” command, this only checks the assembly at that particular moment. If there is some movement (i.e translati...

Comparision CAD vs Eplan vs SOLIDWORKS Electrical

Posted on Feb 13, 2019 by seacad_admin

Still wonder which is most suitable for your company between ePlan, AutoCAD & SOLIDWORKS Electrical? Just look at the table below that we have already broken into 32 mini features to point out the discrepancies. Comparison Points Solid...

SOLIDWORKS Treehouse – the right tool for “Top-Down” design planning

Posted on Nov 21, 2018 by seacad_admin

Finding the right design method is always crucial to Mechanical designers. "Top-down" design method is one of the most mainstream method in the design industry currently.   According to the top-down design method, designer must have a com...

Solidworks geometry rebuild tools.

Posted on Nov 21, 2018 by seacad_admin

Solidworks geometry rebuild tools. The Force Regen and Force Regen the Top Level Assembly tools have been renamed to use the word Rebuild instead of Regen so that all rebuild tools use consistent terminology. The tools include: Forced r...

Insert an image as a SOLIDWORKS decal

Posted on Oct 05, 2018 by seacad_admin

This article focuses on the steps to insert an image as a SOLIDWORKS decal: Go to View> Hide/Show to make sure you have chosen to show Decals.   In View Decals tab, right-click to Add Decal.   Browse for the ima...

Create the Mate Controller

Posted on Oct 05, 2018 by seacad_admin

This article focuses on the steps to create the Mate Controller. The Mate Controller is used to create mate-based motion. Multiple positions are created, each with a different set of numeric mate values. The steps to create Mate Controller: In As...