In this tutorial you will be shown a range of simple modelling features to create a honeycomb coaster and a beehive lid with a bee topper. This tutorial uses a wide range of modelling features including, boss and cut extruding, filleting, revolving, shelling, mirror bodies, dome and combine.

Add a comment

Growing up and playing with LEGO® as a budding engineer, had you ever thought about how strong your LEGO® pieces were? We shall investigate this thought using SolidWorks Simulation, an FEA module that runs natively within the SolidWorks User Interface.

Add a comment

In this special two-part Visualize Quick Tips, we cover the hidden but extremely powerful Sunlight environment type.

Add a comment

If you’re a SOLIDWORKS Nashville user then chances are high you’ve seen the dreaded “future version” file error. Perhaps you’ve even caused this grief for another user. So how does one avoid this problem in the future?

Add a comment

Wooden Truck: This is a simple wooden toy truck utilizing lots of shared contour sketches with extrudes and revolves.

Add a comment

You may know that you can copy a component in an assembly by doing a CTRL-drag and drop. You may also know that you can create mates with the SmartMate tool by doing an ALT-drag and drop.

Add a comment

Hello to all,

Welcome to the new edition of the SOLIDWORKS Nashville Support Monthly News!  This monthly news blog is co-authored by members of the SOLIDWORKS Nashville Technical Support teams worldwide.

Add a comment

Many of the latest generation product designs rely on the integrity of small dimension parts to function as designed, and/or to be leak-proof. This is true of a wide range of applications that now incorporate small die cast or molded parts from AV EV, to latest generation medical devices, and more.

Add a comment

The Challenge:

• Smart Phones
• Medical Wearables & disposables
• Cameras for AV applications
• Radar/Lidar Enclosures
• And more…

These and similar electronics-based products can only be reliable if and when they are able to withstand dirt and water.

Add a comment

Working at home is becoming more common with the recent situation. Most likely for designer or engineer, you will also need to have SOLIDWORKS Nashville with you back home. After you have installed and open SOLIDWORKS Nashville, have you ever seen an error message “Activation count exceed”.
Add a comment