SOLIDWORKS Inspection

SOLIDWORKS Inspection

The automotive, aerospace, defense, oil & gas, and medical device industries have strict safety regulations and requirements. Most companies working in these industries must provide industry-standard reports including inspection documents such as AS91002 or PPAP forms. Many SOLIDWORKS users are creating First Article Inspections (FAI), Inspection Report, or Ballooned Drawings, but only a handful of you are already using software to do so.

 

SOLIDWORKS Inspection Packages:

SOLIDWORKS Inspection, SOLIDWORKS Inspection Professional

 

Design Analysis Features:

  • First Article Inspection (FAI)
  • Inspection Reports (AS9102, PPAP, etc.)
  • Ballooned Drawings
  • Record Inspection Measurements

 

Featured Capabilities:

SOLIDWORKS Inspection

  • Use the stand-alone application or the SOLIDWORKS add-in to quickly balloon engineering drawings and create inspection reports.
  • Work with SOLIDWORKS drawing files, PDFs or TIFFs.
  • Automatically balloon Inspection Dimensions specified by the designer or mechanical engineer.
  • When working with PDF and TIFF files, capture inspection data using Optical Character Recognition (OCR).
  • Compare drawing revision to quickly identify changes.
  • Instantly export finished ballooned drawings as a PDF.
  • Export inspection reports to Excel spreadsheets using standard templates such as AS9102 or PPAP forms.
  • Customize Excel templates using the Template Editor to follow company or industry standards.
  • Export inspection projects directly to quality systems such as Net-Inspect or CEBOS MQ1.

SOLIDWORKS Inspection Professional

  • Enter measured values for each characteristic directly into the project either manually or by using a digital calliper.
  • Import Coordinate-Measuring Machine (CMM) results.
  • Highlight dimensions in green, red or yellow to instantly see which dimensions are In Tolerance, Out of Tolerance or Marginally within Tolerance – based on the values entered.
  • Export color-coded ballooned drawings and inspection reports.