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    PolyJet Technology, Video Tech Tips for 3D Printing

    PolyJet Maintenance Tips for Better Quality Prints

    January 21, 2022

    Properly maintaining your 3D printer is the best and most important way to ensure the optimal performance and longevity of your 3D printing machine. By disregarding these maintenance tips and procedures, you are guaranteed to have bad prints and malfunctioning parts. Here at TriMech, we don’t want to see your investment go to the scrapyard just because the maintenance on the machine was neglected. There are four maintenance categories that you want to focus on, and we’ll cover them in this article. They are head cleaning, maintenance wizards, material storage, and machine cleaning.

    TriMech News, CAM

    TriMech Acquires MACDAC Engineering and Compumachine Assets

    January 20, 2022

    Provides Clients Access to Market-Leading CAM Software

    RICHMOND, Va. — TriMech, strategic technology partner to engineers and manufacturers across North America, announced today it has acquired the Mastercam businesses of MACDAC Engineering and Compumachine. Terms of both transactions were not disclosed. TriMech is a portfolio company of The Halifax Group, a Washington, D.C.-based private equity investor.

    Engineering Services

    Cars, Jars and Data Centers: How Any Industry Can Benefit from Engineering Services

    January 19, 2022

    Engineering services come in multiple formats that can benefit almost any industry. While the word "engineer" typically brings to mind pictures of complex coding and mechanical designs, the scope of what an engineer can do is much broader. From the use of scanning and printing devices to project management services, companies can benefit in a variety of ways from engineering services.

    Rapid Prototyping, 3D Printing, Engineering Services

    How to Leverage Industry 4.0: Additive Manufacturing Software

    January 18, 2022

    We have recently seen the release of several new additive manufacturing technologies from Stratasys that are going to have a major impact on both the R&D and manufacturing world. There are 3D printers for every step of the production cycle – from design to prototype, tooling and molding, assembly jigs and test fixtures, to even end-use production. Over the past few years, 3D printing has quickly evolved from being strictly a tool for rapid prototyping into a legitimate option for mass production. No single technology is the best for all steps of the manufacturing process but every industrial-grade additive technology excels at something. While the technologies have been advancing leaps and bounds, it’s taken much longer for the software that controls these machines to keep up.

    3DEXPERIENCE

    Designing for Today: Navigating the Web Browser

    January 17, 2022

    So you were sent the link to access the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. When you open the first few pages, what are the first things you should do and check out? If you are brand new to the platform, this blog is for you. In this blog, we will walk through how to access introductory videos, as well as how to customize your platform experience to get you up and running.

    SOLIDWORKS, Events and Webinars, 3DEXPERIENCE

    Your Complete Guide To 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022

    January 13, 2022

    This February, 3DEXPERIENCE World brings a vibrant community of designers, engineers, entrepreneurs and business leaders together to learn, engage, share knowledge and drive innovation. This is all centered around our 3DEXPERIENCE WORKS portfolio for our SOLIDWORKS customers.

    SOLIDWORKS, 3D CAD

    Building a Solid Foundation with SOLIDWORKS Essentials Training

    January 12, 2022

    By quickly getting up to speed, as well as learning and utilizing best practices, SOLIDWORKS Essentials training ultimately ensures maximum efficiency and productivity for SOLIDWORKS users. Seasoned users of other CAD systems, veteran SOLIDWORKS users, as well as new CAD users, can all benefit from Essentials training.

    3D Printing, 3D Scanning, Stratasys, 3D Printing Materials

    Step-by-Step Creating Custom Auto Parts

    January 11, 2022

    When Javelin’s Rob Greer needed to add a few little luxuries to his recently acquired 1969 Chevrolet Suburban pickup truck, he knew exactly how to go about it: 3D printing a custom automotive part.

    3DEXPERIENCE

    Designing for Today: SOLIDWORKS Cloud Tools Series

    January 10, 2022

    This next series of blogs about tools available on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform will focus on SOLIDWORKS Cloud. SOLIDWORKS Cloud is a set of tools that allows us to complete a vast majority of our design work right inside a web browser. There is no need for expensive high-end hardware or CAD workstations. This opens design workstation possibilities to multiple platforms and devices. Mac, PC, Linux, iOS and Android are all now options for an engineering PC. Unlike virtually hosted machines, these are tools designed, built and run as browser-based applications. This eliminates the need for installing applications. You simply open a browser and start to design.