When inserting terminal strip symbols in the schematic, the red arrow designates which side is pin 1. In the final terminal strip drawing that gets produced, if you have it draw vertically, pin 1 ends up on the left; if drawing horizontally it is on the bottom. That means for horizontal strip drawings, the red arrow indicates the load/field side, while for vertical strip drawings it indicates the opposite. How can we change that so the red arrow still indicates […]
SOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s New – SOLIDWORKS MBD: 3D PDF Enhancements – #SW2018 SOLIDWORKS MBD 2018 has added some great enhancements to the 3D PDF experience. I’ll break down a few of the more exciting enhancements below. To start us off, you can now select and insert Notes, such as your GTOL, from a part or assembly into their own fields in a published 3D PDF. You can access this new Note field in the 3D PDF Template Editor. When you […]
Raster Images in SOLIDWORKS Composer (3DVIA) The high resolution image workshop in 3DVIA Composer gives you more control over your image quality. You can assign the size of the image, the amount of pixels, the file size, and many other qualities about your image. Enhanced rendering effects can also be applied by turning on a checkbox or two. Background transparency is also an option so that images can be overlaid on each other or on top of text. There is […]
Now you can leverage your 3D CAD data directly to your product documentation. Create dynamic technical materials like interactive assembly instructions and powerful marketing tools that win new business. SOLIDWORKS Composer is simple, intuitive interface gets you up and running quickly–no CAD experience required–and works seamlessly with Microsoft®, Adobe®, and other popular software. When design changes occur, you can update graphics automatically, keeping documentation and engineering on the same page. Watch this short video to learn more.
Join the SOLIDWORKS team to learn how to more effectively communicate complex product details, by leveraging existing 3D CAD data across the organization. >Register Here – Be sure to list CATI as your SOLIDWORKS Reseller when registering Even a non-engineer can create interactive content and animations for: Assembly instructions Maintenance manuals Technical documentation Training manuals and more using 3DVIA Composer When:Tuesday, July 26, 20112pm-3pm Central Time >Register Here Jim TeDescoMarketingComputer Aided Technology, Inc.