Monthly Archives: August 2021

How to reflect sketch dimensions with tolerance in Drafting workbench in Catia V5

Do you use the drafting workbench in CATIA V5? This tech tip from the Tata Technologies I GET IT Team will demonstrate how to show the sketch dimensions and tolerances using Generative Drafting (i.e…Front View). Follow through the steps below to try it for yourself! Step 1 Draw any sketch with dimension having tolerances on any of the plane (XY

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Tips For the new Sketcher in Siemens PLM NX

Have you used the new sketcher in Siemens PLM NX? Starting in 1926 Series, Siemens PLM has totally changed the way sketching is done in NX. The following Tech Tips by the i GET IT Learning Team will demonstrate some simple shortcuts to help speed up your sketching process. Tip #1 Relation Lock: As sketch curves are being developed, Mouse

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SOLIDWORKS Essentials – PArt 1

Watch part 1 of 4 SOLIDWORKS Essentials sessions, User Interface & Intro to Part Creation. i GET IT Live Sessions are recordings of tips and tricks, partial learning sessions and other videos. For more in-depth training courses, visit https://myigetit.com for information. Part 1 of 4 SOLIDWORKS Essentials webinars, User Interface & Intro to Part Creation, will cover:  Launching SOLIDWORKS for

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Leveraging Model-Based Definition (MBD) in Autodesk Inventor

With the ongoing digital transformation many manufacturers are going through, model-based definition has been increasingly becoming more important. Model-based definition refers to a fully defined 3D model, which including the annotations is sent out create a physical manufactured part. The GD&T annotations historically have been done in 2D drawings but with MBD, you can now store everything in a 3D

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How Henry Ford’s Engineering Genius Drove an Industrial Revolution

Here’s an interesting post about Henry Ford, from Autodesk’s Redshift Blog today. Worth a read, as many do not know this information about Ford, even those in today’s Automotive Industry or Detroit. While Henry Ford did not invent the automobile, there is much he invented, innovated and contributed to manufacturing and society.

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SIEMENS TOKENS LICENSING MODEL

This blog article discusses the Siemens simulation tokens models. In Siemens world as well, a token is considered as a minimum sellable unit of the product the works on tokens scheme. Majority of simulation products in Siemens world are supported on tokens licensing. These include Simcenter 3D products as well as enterprise version of Nastran. As every underlying product consumes

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