Best Practices for Mastering Surface Modeling

Best practice in surface modeling is very different from solid modeling. Surfacing goals are mostly intermediate goals, the result being a solid model. Surface modeling requires flexibility and inven……

5 Best Practices for Complex Shape Design

 
Ever wonder what the best way is to design complex shapes with computer-aided design (CAD) tools? 

CAD provides the ultimate medium for communicating concepts – but complex ……

6 Common Mistakes in Additive Manufacturing

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When implementing a new platform, it is easy to make a costly error without realising until it is too late. Mistakes always cost money and can ruin your……

Conversions and Transformations using the Solid Edge API – Part 4

…continued from part 3

This series of articles discusses the following:

Document Unit Conversion – ParseUnit and Format Unit methods of the UnitsOfMeasure object.
V……

Finamac: possibly the coolest Solid Edge user ever!

The mission statement of Finamac, a Brazilian manufacturer of equipment for ice cream and popsicle manufacturing is that “Delicious ice cream , made with the highest quality ingredients, needs equipm……

Conversions and Transformations using the Solid Edge API – Part 3

…continued from part 2

This series of articles discusses the following:

Document Unit Conversion – ParseUnit and Format Unit methods of the UnitsOfMeasure object.
V……

Keyboard shortcuts in Solid Edge

One of the easiest ways to be more efficient at CAD design is to learn and master common keyboard and mouse shortcuts. Solid Edge provides extensive keyboard shortcuts to perform regular tasks with s……

Conversions and Transformations using the Solid Edge API – Part 2

 
Continuing from the previous part that discussed the UnitsOfMeasure object, this part explains the conversion of sheet coordinates to view coordinates.

This series of article……

How to grow your startup for long-term success

 
Getting a startup off the ground is no easy endeavor. It’s more than just a big idea — you need to market your business, put together a high-caliber team, and find a decent work-life balance……