January Themed Design

We like to give you a fun design once a month with a funny poem, just to keep things interesting. …READ MORE »

The Importance of Mesh Refinement

Finite Element Analysis is a tool that has been helping engineers revolutionize their industries for deca …READ MORE »


The Anaconda Foundry Fabrication Company, Inc. (AFFCO) has a long and interesting history. Originally fou …READ MORE »

Leak Tracking with Flow Simulation

One of the many advantages of using SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation to other CFD tools is the automatic calcul …READ MORE »

Patterns on Non-Planar Surfaces

By utilizing patterns we can save time by reusing existing geometry. But, for our more complex patterns, …READ MORE »

More Weldment Profiles

I am periodically asked about weldment profiles in SOLIDWORKS and why the out-of-the-box profiles don't h …READ MORE »

New Rights Management with Electrical 2015

Prior to SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2015, you were able to password protect your configuration functions. The …READ MORE »

Preparing your design for Finite Element Analysis

Preparation is the key to results when it comes to successful virtual testing with SOLIDWORKS Simulation …READ MORE »

Planning Ahead

Technology is a constantly evolving field. Are you aware of the changes coming up? Many of you went throu …READ MORE »

Simulation Solvers

One of our points of interest at the recent Engineering Success User Series was how to choose the right s …READ MORE »