June 2010 – Volume 11, No. 6 


Case Study: Comlux America. Comlux America, LLC, a division of Comlux the Aviation Group, is located in Indianapolis, IN.  They provide completion services as well as refurbishment and maintenance services for business jets as well as VIP airline class aircraft. Faced with strict deadlines, as well as contractual airflow and sound requirements, Comlux needed a way to replace some of the classical theory and lab testing. Read Article  

3D Technology Behind Iron Man 2. Using a 3D printer by innovation leader Objet Geometries, the film’s production company created the iconic Iron Man suit, as well as the one worn by arch nemesis Whiplash. This body armor is in fact “print-to-wear” – comprised of pieces that came directly out of a 3D printer, simply finished with paint. Read Article  

Redneck Workarounds — The SOLIDWORKS Answer to Duct Tape and Bailing Wire. “The Disappearing Dialog Box” Read Article

New Case Study: Comlux America 

3D Design Bring Your Ideas to Life.Join CATI and Metropolitan Community College, along with fellow Engineering and Manufacturing companies, Thursday, June 10th, 2010, for a morning of learning and networking. CATI technical staff will be on hand demonstrating SOLIDWORKS and Objet technologies.

New CATIpult Educational Webcasts. These presentations are designed for all levels of SOLIDWORKS users. Find out more!

CATI launches new website. Click here to check it out! 

DEMO: SOLIDWORKS This video shows the basic features of the user interface used by CircuitWorks.   View Demo

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