Non Linear

SOLIDWORKS SIMULATION TECH TIP: Flexibility in Non-linear Fixtures

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There’s a feature I always suspected was in COSMOS/SolidWorks Simulation Premium, but I never needed it badly enough to do more than a web search to a dead end and give up. Well, I finally had the need: it was an analysis of a clip/pin system.The goal: Determine plastic deformation and insertion/retention forces during the pin installation/removal process solved in sequence. 1. The “C” clip is first installed on the housing. 2. Then then pin is inserted into the housing […]

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The Best Pumpkin Chucker

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If you like good old fashioned ballistics we you need to watch this video about using SOLIDWORKS Simulation to create a Pumpkin Chuckin Catapult. This looks like alot of fun Also for some great ideas check out this site. http://www.trebuchet.com/ For a good start in the your SolidWorks adventure check out his model from 3d Content Central.com Download  Have fun, Bob McGaughey, CSWE CATI  

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