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MCAD Tech News 2D to 3D #8   11 Nov, 2004

Cement-Plant Designer F.L. Smidth Moves to 3D and SolidWorksMore>>

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Cadalyst MCAD Tech News #132   4 Nov, 2004

CoCreate's OneSpace Designer Modeling 2005 3D CAD software takes steps in the right direction.More>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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>>

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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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Autodesk Releases Preview of Inventor's Latest "Functional Design" Tools   25 Oct, 2004

New function now available to Autodesk Inventor Series subscription customers.More>>

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Up for Auction: Solid Model of - Disney's Nautilus Submarine?   25 Oct, 2004

Engineer creates version of 1954 movie submarine and sells it on Ebay.More>>