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Autodesk Nastran In-CAD for SOLIDWORKS

Attilio Colangelo, May 18, 2015

Autodesk Nastran environment recognizes model geometry features very well, applying constraints is straightforward, model files are 'readable' text files, suitable for advanced CAD-embedded finite element analysis

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Autodesk Nastran In-CAD: Simulations Made Simple

Jason Brett, May 6, 2015

Intuitive functioning, efficient performance of pre-, post-processing steps in familiar environment, can analyze different types of problems, excellent documentation, but help files need improvement

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Dissecting the RTV Xporter Pro Add-In for Autodesk Revit

Francis Sebastian, May 1, 2015

Aimed at Revit professional, functions of RTV Xporter Pro are centered around manipulating views, sheets, related parameters, can save settings of entire process as an XML configuration file

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Using form•Z with Revit

Michael Anonuevo, Apr 7, 2015

Fast, easy-to-use 3D modeling program to complement Revit, easy interface, organic shapes are breeze to model, available in 3 versions: pro, jr, free

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TurboCAD Pro Platinum 2015

Ralph Grabowski, Mar 30, 2015

Support for IFCs, format painter now handles custom properties, 3D modeling enhancements, dimension text can be set to always face user

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BOXX Delivers Overclocked 8 Core Workstations

APEXX 2 3402, APEXX 4 7402 workstations are suitable for both single-threaded, multi-threaded tasks like 3D modeling, animation, rendering, simulation; both workstations are liquid-cooled, feature variety of storage options, Greg Corke, DEVELOP 3D, May 27, 2015

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First Looks - Free TurboViewer For iOS

Ability to view DWG, DWF, DXF, JPG files, easily collaborate, email sample drawing files, import own drawing files, intuitive UI, online help system, Andrew Wheeler,, May 27, 2015

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3 Step Process for Choosing CAD Software

Build candidate list, do online research, hands-on testing, draw 3 parts in each CAD package to find best for needs, Bob Warfield, CNC Cookbook, May 24, 2015

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Additive Industries Discusses Plans for Their 'Fully Integrated' Metal 3D Printer

MetalFAB1 is launching in Q4 of 2015, modular architecture offers maximum flexibility, Andrew Wheeler,, May 27, 2015

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How to Make Uniform Part Descriptions in Enterprise PDM

Define variables that define bolt, apply variable on part card, ensure if description field fills out as dropdowns are selected, Guy Edkins, CAPUniversity, May 27, 2015

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