Macro Plastics Inc. SOLIDWORKS Case Study

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Macro Plastics Inc. Cuts Cost in half with SOLIDWORKS Simulation. Macro Plastics, Inc., is the leading manufacturer of large agricultural bins in North America. As the cost of plastic resins continues to rise, optimizing designs for material usage while maintaining performance has become an important goal. The company needed finite element analysis (FEA) capabilities to achieve that objective. “It’s natural for someone to think that we’re designing a primitive product—a plastic box, if you will,” notes Senior Product Development Engineer Todd […]

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3DVision Technologies Open House

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3D Printing Open House Hosted by 3DVision Technologies Thursday, August 14th 10:00am-2:00pm Come and see the Stratasys line of Fortus and Objet printers and learn more about 3D printing and how it can save you time and money. Join us for a casual and informative Open House to learn about the latest advances in 3D printing and materials and meet industry experts. 3D Printer Demonstrations Materials Discussion View FDM and Polyjet Parts Applications Discussion Guest Speaker Presentations:  10:30am, 11:30am and 1:30pm […]

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3Dconnexion Releases SpaceMouse Pro Wireless 3D Mouse

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3Dconnexion is proud to announce the release of the 3Dconnexion SpaceMouse Pro Wireless, the first wireless 3D mouse with a comprehensive selection of professional features.SpaceMouse Pro Wireless’ patented 6-degrees-of-freedom (6DoF) controller cap creates a natural connection between you and your 3D content, while 3Dconnexion’s advanced 2.4 GHz wireless technology means an end to unsightly cables on your desktop.With SpaceMouse Pro Wireless, users can smoothly pan, zoom and rotate models and camera views while 15 conveniently positioned buttons provide access to […]

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Force Design Saves Big with Enterprise PDM

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Force Design is a mechanical engineering firm designing automation equipment and robotic weld tooling for manufacturing. Their mantra is to “Take pride in our craftsmanship. We enjoy pleasing our clients with creative, simple, better-than-expected resolutions to their engineering challenges. We find great satisfaction in engineering remarkable machines, paying attention to details, relieving stress from our clients, and improving the operator experience.  We call this Engineering Wizardry.” For Force Design the past few years have brought significant growth and the challenge […]

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