August 2011 – Volume 12, No. 8


Canned Beer VS. Bottled Beer: Can SOLIDWORKS Sustainability help? With summer at its peak, grilling and beer help most guys keep in good mood. Everytime I walk into store, to pick up beer, I have wondered what would make more sense glass or can? Read More  

How To Change The Display Of Just One Dimension In SOLIDWORKS. Most of the time our templates are customized to behave the way we “usually” do things, for example displaying dimensions as three place decimals. So how does one change the display of just one dimension to display as a fraction? Read More  

SOLIDWORKS Selection Manager. You ever start a loft or a sweep and can’t pick all the segments you need for a profile or guide? Well you should try the selection manager. Read More

CATI Design Innovation Summit

Attend the Design Innovation Summit for a chance to go to SOLIDWORKS World 2012 courtesy of CATI

August CATIpult Webcast. Radical Workarounds for Fillet, Draft, and Shell – Special Guest Presenter, Ed Eaton, Sr. Industrial Designer, DiMonte Group Inc.

Is your Design team prepared? Take a look at the latest solution from SolidProfessor. SolidProfessor’s Enterprise solution has tools for both users and managers to measure, optimize, and improve SOLIDWORKS proficiency.

Showcase Your Products at the Design Innovation Summit. Would you like to have your SOLIDWORKS designed products on display? Email for more information.

SOLIDWORKS: First Look at 3D CAD

SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD solutions enable you and your team to quickly transform new ideas into great products. Watch a Video  

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IKEA uses Objet 3D Printers to Ensure Design Success.

SOLIDWORKS Excel Tips – for Engineers.

Create “Green” Products with SOLIDWORKS Sustainability.

Choose SOLIDWORKS for Massive Assemblies.

Bring 3DVIA to All Technical Communications.

SolidProfessor SOLIDWORKS Questions Archive

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August / September Event Schedule

DriveWorks Webcast – Aug. 9
10am-11am CT

3DVIA Composer Webcast – Aug. 9

SOLIDWORKS and Motion Analyzer Seminar – Aug. 16

SOLIDWORKS Premium Webcast – Aug. 17
10am-11am CT

SOLIDWORKS 2011 What’s New Webcast – Aug. 17

Users Groups

St. Louis SOLIDWORKS User Group – Aug. 10

North East Wisconsin SOLIDWORKS User Group – Sept. 27

Central Indiana SOLIDWORKS User Group – Oct. 20

Chicago West SOLIDWORKS User Group – Contact CWSUG




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