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MCAD Modeling Methods: Mechanical CAD Today   1 Oct, 2004

I did check in with many mechanical CAD developers, and all report double-digit percentage increases in sales from this time last year.More>>

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Tech Trends: Do the Math   1 Oct, 2004

Since the advent of the PC a little more than two decades ago, engineers have taken giant leaps forward in almost all of their design tasks. Freed from the slow and error-prone reliance on pencil and drafting table, mechanical engineers have harnessed amazing computing power with their office...More>>

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CFDesign   1 Oct, 2004

The goal of every product design company is to shorten the time it takes to go from art to part. A crucial portion of any product development cycle is when design engineers send a model to the analysis department. Frequently there are a number of iterations, and the development cycle is lengthened...More>>

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AutoCAD Electrical 2005   1 Oct, 2004

All reviews, articles, and press releases about AutoCAD Electrical seem to start in the same way, saying something like, "If you design electrical control systems, you need AutoCAD Electrical." Well, they're correct.More>>

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VX CAD/CAM v10   1 Oct, 2004

VX CAD/CAM is known for its ability to import and heal advanced surface data from other 3D CAD applications, a fact that has helped it find a niche in industrial design, mold making, and CAM applications in particular. Version 10 builds on this foundation with new global shape deformation...More>>

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Take the Graphics Card Express   1 Oct, 2004

It's transition time! The introduction of PCI Express graphics cards and the systems that accommodate them has produced a wave of new technology, the breadth of which I've not seen for quite some time.More>>

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Tech Trends: Do the Math   1 Oct, 2004

Since the advent of the PC a little more than two decades ago, engineers have taken giant leaps forward in almost all of their design tasks. Freed from the slow and error-prone reliance on pencil and drafting table, mechanical engineers have harnessed amazing computing power with their office...More>>

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VX CAD/CAM v10   1 Oct, 2004

VX CAD/CAM is known for its ability to import and heal advanced surface data from other 3D CAD applications, a fact that has helped it find a niche in industrial design, mold making, and CAM applications in particular. Version 10 builds on this foundation with new global shape deformation...More>>

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AutoCAD Electrical 2005   1 Oct, 2004

All reviews, articles, and press releases about AutoCAD Electrical seem to start in the same way, saying something like, "If you design electrical control systems, you need AutoCAD Electrical." Well, they're correct.More>>

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CFDesign   1 Oct, 2004

The goal of every product design company is to shorten the time it takes to go from art to part. A crucial portion of any product development cycle is when design engineers send a model to the analysis department. Frequently there are a number of iterations, and the development cycle is lengthened...More>>