6 CAD Videos You Can’t Miss

    Posted by Mark Driscoll on Nov 2, 2016 8:19:00 AM

    CAD software has evolved rapidly over time to accelerate the design process, improve efficiency and help engineers innovate. 

    Fortunately, engineers have access to an abundance of online resources that provide CAD techniques and information on changes in technology. Videos serve as engaging and effective resources for those who want to understand CAD software and current trends in engineering as they provide far more than words on paper. 

    Here are six CAD videos providing quick tips, tutorials and testimonials that all engineers should watch.

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks, Productivity

    3 Professional Development Secrets for Engineers

    Posted by Mark Driscoll on Oct 24, 2016 10:50:00 AM

    As often as the field of engineering changes, it’s equally important that engineers continue to evolve, too. Engaging in professional development practices can keep engineers competitive in the market, as well as improve their work and final product.

    So, how can engineers stay ahead in such a dynamic field? Keep reading to discover how to learn more information faster and better, market your ideas more effectively, and become more creative.

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    Tags: Engineering, CAD Tips and Tricks, Productivity

    8 (More) CAD Influencers You Need to Follow

    Posted by Mark Driscoll on Sep 13, 2016 11:30:00 AM

    Paul Munford (@CadSetterOut)

    Paul Munford authors the blog cadsetterout.com and updates it with weekly CAD tips and tricks, particularly with AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor. Once you’ve followed him on Twitter, be sure to subscribe to his blog to get new tips every Friday.

    Jon Hirschtick (@jhirschtick)

    Software entrepreneur Jon Hirschtick offers tips to help your design process run smoother. As a founder of Onshape and SOLIDWORKS, he also provides updates on the latest developments in CAD software.

    Pat Sweet (@engileader)

    Pat Sweet is a blogger, entrepreneur and engineer for Engineering & Leadership, which aims to help engineers also take on the role of leaders and project managers in their workplace.

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks, Productivity

    CAD Links Worth Your Time: 3D Robotics Teams Up With Autodesk, Hasbro 3D Scanner Patent and More

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Apr 12, 2016 11:23:11 AM


    Taking Data Capture to New Heights

    3D Robotics is teaming with Autodesk to create safer solutions for architecture, engineering and construction professionals. 3D Robotics will be incorporating products like Autodesk’s Forge Platform, ReCap and A360 with its drones.

    Field professionals will be able to use the drones to perform inspections, surveys and scans of hard-to-reach areas like tall towers. The drones will capture data that will be processed in the cloud for download by the field workers.

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks

    6 Career-Advancing Resources for CAD Professionals

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Mar 29, 2016 10:30:00 AM

    It’s not always easy to find creativity, motivation or purpose in the work you do every day. That’s why dedicating the time to learn new skills is of critical importance.

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks

    CAD Links Worth Your Time: CrazyTalk8, Audi Moon Rover, My.SOLIDWORKS

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Mar 1, 2016 10:00:00 AM

    CAD News

    Create 3D Talking Heads with CrazyTalk8

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks, onshape

    How to Design Faster by Fixing One Simple Issue

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Feb 23, 2016 4:55:00 PM

    When firms design faster, they increase revenue and profits by maximizing return on investment from their human capital.

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks, Productivity

    CAD Links Worth Your Time: KeyShot For OnShape, Customized Lego Head, 3D Slash

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Jan 26, 2016 10:45:58 AM


    Luxion and Onshape Partner for the Release of KeyShot Connection for Onshape

    Luxion, maker of KeyShot – the first real-time ray-tracing and global-illumination program for 3D rendering and animation – has released KeyShot Connection for Onshape. This free plugin is available through the new Onshape App Store. Onshape users can connect to their Onshape account through Keyshot and import their models. They can then be shared back to an Onshape document with any material, lighting or animation that was set up in KeyShot remaining intact.

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    Tags: CAD Tips and Tricks

    CAD Links Worth Your Time: Pawthetics, Star Wars Gifts, 3D Hologram Creator, Teaching Onshape

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Dec 22, 2015 10:00:00 AM

    CAD News

    Pawsthetics Needs Your Help

    Pawsthetics is a new Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign that is looking to raise funds to get Turboroo (named after Turbo, a four-week-old puppy born without front legs), a non-profit business that develops 3D printed prosthetics to help pets in need. They are seeking $50,000, but every dollar donated will go directly to help the charity grow.

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    Tags: 3D CAD, CAD Tips and Tricks

    10 3D Designers You Should Follow Right Now for Some Awesome Inspiration

    Posted by 3DxBlog Team on Dec 8, 2015 10:00:00 AM

    3D design breathes life into art, motion pictures and illustrations.

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    Tags: Creativity, CAD Tips and Tricks