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Autodesk Announces New Generative Design Software…

Autodesk Within is a set of solutions to help engineers create and 3D print lightweight designs for the automotive, aerospace and other industries.…
Colortrac Launches New Distributor Sign-up Program…

The large-format scanner provider is looking for distributors to expand their market, and has recently opened a new sign-up program.…

 

Using Copy Properties to Quickly Update Dimensions Using Copy Properties to Quickly Update Dimensions…

The Copy Properties in Inventor copies the properties of one dimension, and pastes them to as many other dimensions as you need.

What's New in FloTHERM XT V10?

The new version of Mentor's CFD software, FloTHERM, includes 40+ user requested enhancements including EDA Tool Connectivity and Joule Heating.…
The Results Are In from our PLM Migration Survey

Our readers weighed in on PLM migration challenges and in June we hosted a roundtable featuring PROSTEP, Beyond PLM and…
Product Crush: Hive Active Heating 2 Thermostat

We're totally crushing on the new design by fuseproject's Yves Behar for British Gas. Check out the specs on the…
Improving Wind Turbine Reliability

Morgan Advanced Materials discusses the design and implementation of a more reliable wind turbine, including installing a reliable gearbox.…
Thoughts on Complexity of Product Lifecycle in Supply Chain

At the COFES 2015 Design and Sustainability Symposium Oleg discussed how the manufacturing environment requires new product lifecycle architectures.…
Using Copy Properties to Quickly Update Dimensions…
The Copy Properties in Inventor copies the properties of one dimension, and pastes them to…

Autodesk Adds 5-Axis Functionality to Inventor HSM…
HSM Pro features a 64-bit CAM engine, Adaptive Clearning 2.0 technology and 5 Axis Contour…

Understanding the Inventor Drawing Transfer Wizard…
There are two methods for supplying Inventor drawings with title blocks and borders. See how…

Multi-Body Modeling in Inventor…
This tip by TEDCF shows you how to create a non-linear array of multiple bodies…

Downloading a 3D CAD model…
Can you please describe the procedure that I need to do to download a 3D…

Rotate Geometry in Sketch Mode…
Is there a way to rotate geometry in sketch mode? Source: ENG-Tips.com…

Conical Plates…
What is the best way to create conical plates in Inventor 2014? Source: ENG-Tips.com…

Missing Part Items…
I have Inventor installed on two identical computers, but sometimes one computer cannot find the…

Methods for Downloading Autodesk Software…
Getting ready to upgrade to the Autodesk 2016 software? Read these tips from Advanced Solutions…

Updating Custom Content to Autodesk Inventor 2016…
If you've created your own content in Inventor's content center, you'll have to update it…

sweeping between vertical&an angle…
Hi I am trying to sweep a square hollow section between a vertical section and…

Windows 8.1 Error…
After updating Windows to 8.1 Inventor 2011 gives me this error: "error 0xc0000142." Can anyone…

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Materials, End-use and Markets Expand in 3D Printing…
We recently talked to Wohlers Associates, Stratasys and EOS on advances in 3D printing like materials, end-use parts and more.…


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