Category Archives: Education & Training

How to Place a 3D Annotation Note Inside a Box in PTC Creo

In this i GET IT Tech Tip, we will show you how to place a 3D Annotation Note inside a box.

This methodology will create a note containing a digit inside a box and then by referring to that digit i.e. the Note Number, we will place additional long text which will explain about what actions are supposed to take place at the locations shown with the notes.

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Create Basic Sketches in SOLIDWORKS 2021

Basic sketches are an essential part of any CAD Modeling process used in all CAD applications. Creating sketches can be a very easy, using basic commands such as Lines, Rectangles, Arcs, Circles and by applying some sketch relations between them using advanced commands. This PLM TechTalk article will take an example from our SOLIDWORKS Sketching course, using a basic bracket profile, and outlining the steps for creating Basic Sketches in SOLIDWORKS.

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Why and How to Generate Milling Operations in NX CAM?

‘Why and How to Generate Milling Operation’ in NX CAM? Milling Operation is a part of NX CAM and is used for manufacturing planning, which will program any job due to their comprehensive and integrated NC programming capabilities in a single system. This enables the use of consistent 3D models, data and processes to seamlessly connect planning and shop floor operations with a digital thread. 

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Learn Design Thinking Principles

Learn how i GET IT and Tata Technologies are teaching others innovative design thinking skills. This article includes an overview of our new Design Thinking Principles Certification Program that is delivered through our i GET IT Learning Solution. Learn more about how we can change your approach to developing new techniques to solve problems for designing your new product idea.

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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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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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