Manufacturing
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First Look Review: Canvas 9 Professional Edition-Multifaceted Design Illustration   1 Mar, 2005

There's much to be said for an all-in-one approach, and Canvas 9 says it well.More>>

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PLM Strategies-Do You Need PLM?   1 Mar, 2005

As MCAD programs embed more intelligence into models, figuring out how to organize and reuse this intelligence becomes crucial.More>>

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MCAD Modeling Methods -- Software Strategy: Midrange Modelers II   1 Mar, 2005

Midrange modelers from IronCAD, think3, VX Corp. and Kubotek offer more options for mechanical designers.More>>

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MCAD Tech News #139   17 Feb, 2005

To Simulate, or Not? Virtual technologies have a growing influence on manufacturingMore>>

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Detail Angled Cuts With Ease in Alibre Design   15 Feb, 2005

Detail angled cuts with ease using Alibre Designs custom views.More>>

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Solid Thinking: Go With the Flow   15 Feb, 2005

Go with the flow: Use SolidWorks' MoldflowXpress to create better injection-molded plastic parts.More>>

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On the Edge: Using Solid Edge to Speed Up Sheet Metal Design, Part 1   15 Feb, 2005

Use Solid Edge's powerful sheet-metal design tools to speed design through to manufacture.More>>

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An In-Depth Look at Inventor's Visualization Tools   15 Feb, 2005

Inventor's visualization tools help you gain insight that can lead to better choices throughout the design process.More>>

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Keep All Your Project's Eggs in One Basket   15 Feb, 2005

A painless introduction to AutoCAD 2005 sheet sets.More>>

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Pick an Object, Any Object   15 Feb, 2005

Who says you have to get it right the first time? Harness the power of AutoCADs selection sets and change is easy.More>>