If you have The Product Design and Manufacturing Collection (PDMC) from Autodesk, do you know all the capabilities and potential that you already have at your fingertips? Are you utilizing your collection to its fullest potential? Do you even know what software packages come with the Collection?Read more
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In this Tech Tip,
we will discuss what CAM application is and will know how to create a basic Planar Milling operation and simulate it in NX 2206 CAM application.
In this Tech Tip, Know how to Create a Pattern of an already Created Pattern.
We will use Advanced Options of the Pattern Feature. You will also know how to delete this pattern in different ways.
Follow the steps in the article or directly watch the video to know more…
Creating Offset Cage in NX Realize Shape will become very easy with this Tech Tip.
The Offset Cage allows you to select cage faces and offset them at a specified distance proportionately. The offset cage faces are not associative.
You can use sensors to alert you when a sheet metal body deviates from the limits specified for a bounding box. During the design process, if the model exceeds the bounding box parameters, an alert appears in the FeatureManager. You can then double-click an alert to see the values in the Cut-List Properties dialog box. Watch the video or followRead more
Our Autodesk Subject Matter Expert from i GET IT Learning created these 120 short tech tips to present at Autodesk University.
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There are many dimension types in PMI operate and they are essentially similar to the dimensioning commands in the Drafting and Sketching applications.
Before selecting the dimension feature be sure to set the model view on which you want to place your dimension.
This helps to organize your dimensions.Read more
Mate Reference feature can be added to frequently used components to automate common mates. Follow the steps to know ‘How to Automatically Repair a Missing Mate Reference’ Step 1 When you right-click on an assembly Mate reference that’s missing or broken, you can select Auto Repair to automatically define a new reference. Step 2 SOLIDWORKS repairs the missing reference by selecting a component referenceRead more
Learn how to add custom sketches/shapes in the sketcher palette which can be used in multiple part modeling.
“Sketcher Palette” may include predefined standard sketches like – polygons, C, I, L, and T profiles and different commonly used shapes like a racetrack, cross, oval, stars, etc…Read more
Learn how to create solid parts where the profiles intersect at Specified Directions other than the Normal to profile direction to achieve the desired shape using Solid Combine feature.Read more