MODELA MDX-40A Desktop Milling Machine

EmailFacebookGoogle+LinkedInTwitterShare

The MDX – 40A is an easy to use desktop milling machine. It’s compact size but spacious work area allows it to fit in most any office, lab, or classroom. Built for all levels of designer, engineers, and students, the MDX – 40A is a great fit for those that need to quickly create precise 3D models or engravings in a small work place. The MDX – 40A can mill any number of plastics, foams, and woods. Including but not […]

Read More

Using a Macro Button to toggle the CAM Add-In on the Add-Ins tab

EmailFacebookGoogle+LinkedInTwitterShare

So, you’ve installed SOLIDWORKS CAM and you’re excited to start using it, but when you navigate to your Add-Ins tab, there’s no CAM Add-In. To manually activate the CAM Add-In, you need to navigate to Tools > Add-Ins or use the Options drop-down and select Add-Ins. By selecting the checkbox next to SOLIDWORKS CAM and selecting OK, you will now have a new SOLIDWORKS CAM Tab on your Command Manager. However, it would be nice to have an Icon like […]

Read More

SOLIDWORKS CAM is Coming: Become a BETA Tester

EmailFacebookGoogle+LinkedInTwitterShare

As I am sure you already know, SOLIDWORKS makes a lot of great announcements at SOLIDWORKS WORLD every year.  One of the big announcements this past February was the introduction of CAM into SOLIDWORKS next year.  SOLIDWORKS CAM will have new functionality that will integrate 2.5 axis milling and turning directly into the software.  Some other great features will include part and assembly machining, tolerance based machining, automatic feature recognition, and knowledge based machining strategies, to name a few. This […]

Read More

EDSM, What are SOLIDWORKS User Groups Like?

EmailFacebookGoogle+LinkedInTwitterShare

Mail Call! Dear Engineering Data Specialist Man, I have been wondering about attending a SOLIDWORKS user group meeting. What are they like? Peyton M, Indianapolis Indiana. That is a good question Peyton, as a matter of fact I was in your town last night for a user group meeting. Here is how it went: After we went around the room introducing ourselves, Mike and Jon Caliguri gave a presentation on Delcam. This was the first time I had seen their […]

Read More