Polyline Power   15 Nov, 2004

PolyLINE is one line you'll want to fall for again and again.More>>

To Speed Workflow, Uncheck Here   15 Nov, 2004

If your company doesn't use digital signatures, you'll increase productivity by disabling the function in AutoCAD.More>>

Bug Watch: Battman Bylayer Bug is Bread and Butter to the Bugmeister   15 Nov, 2004

Battman encounters color calamity and mirroring mayhem! Citizens fend off block lock and table trouble!More>>

MCAD Modeling Methods: Don't Reinvent the Wheel   1 Nov, 2004

The first rule of thumb for all designs: Use standard components! Why reinvent the wheel when literally millions of standard components are available from thousands of component manufacturers. Best of all, you can easily access these CAD models online and drop them right into designs, for free!...More>>

Alibre Design 8.0   1 Nov, 2004

Alibre design is alibre's flagship product-a 3D parametric solid modeler with integrated online colllaboration tools that sells for far less than comparable applications.More>>

UGS NX 3   1 Nov, 2004

A number of differences separate the so-called midrange mechanical CAD products from the high-end applications, and one that's often overlooked is how they evolved.More>>

Extreme Speed-Six Workstations Push the Limits   1 Nov, 2004

The systems submitted for this roundup are the most varied I've seen in one of our roundups for some time: AGP-based systems, PCI Express systems, single-processor workstations, and dual-processor systems. One vendor submitted a workstation for the first time-Alienware, a familiar name in the...More>>

COSMOSWorks 2005   1 Nov, 2004

COSMOSWorks is a design analysis automation application integrated into SolidWorks. It employs the finite element method for performing FEA (finite element analysis). It simulates the working conditions of SolidWorks models and predicts their physical behavior.More>>

Spatial Technologies: GIS for Utilities   1 Nov, 2004

The utility industry has undergone significant changes in the past few years. Deregulation has increased competition, and utilities are becoming more market-driven than ever before.More>>

First Look: AutoVUE Solid Model Professional V18   1 Nov, 2004

Cimmetry systems released V18 of its AutoVue family of applications: AutoVue displays and prints 2D CAD, raster, vector, and office document files; AutoVue Professional adds markup and real-time collaboration to AutoVue; AutoVue SolidModel adds support for 3D CAD and EDA (electronic design...More>>

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