Tips and Tricks from Forum Users #21

Here’s a collection of the most interesting tips and tricks derived from the discussions on the Solid Edge forum.
Due credit is given to respective contributors.

And a qu……

3YOURMIND – 3D printing services direct from Solid Edge

3YOURMIND presents a list of possible materials for your 3D print
Solid Edge has a new partner in the 3D Printing area – 3YOURMIND. Using their plugin and online service you can upload your 3D m……

Easy 3D printing from Solid Edge

In Solid Edge ST7 we added a new command “Print using Microsoft 3D Builder” – a direct way to output a Solid Edge part or assembly model to a 3D Printer – but this may have been overlooked by so……

Offset Face Relate Enhancements – by Steve Sheldon

 
In ST7 we have introduced numerous enhancements to the Offset Face Relate command.

Offset to faces with parallel normals
Prior to ST7, you could only establish an Offset Face……

Apple, U2 and the Edge (that’s Solid Edge of course!)

U2 and Apple II in 1980. Read the full blog here.

Introducing the new ST7 Hole Command

New for ST7 we have completely rebuilt the Hole Command user interface and the way hole information is stored.  We’ve also added new functionality to how holes can be modeled.
New User Inter……

Interview with Chris Dayton, planner for Synchronous Technology

Chris Dayton is the Solid Edge planning guy in charge of Synchronous Technology as implemented in Solid Edge. Chris is a second generation CAD guy. His father also worked at Intergraph in the old day……

Solid Edge ST7 Released

This is fresh off the presses, or at least fresh from my inbox. Laura Watson has said that ST7 will be ready for customer download by early next week, and that English DVDs (107.00.00.104) should beg……

ST7: Duplicate Components

There’s a lot of assembly functionality in ST7 that has been kind of skipped over, or hasn’t had the attention it might deserve. There’s a new tool called Duplicate Components that is super powerful,……