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Import STL files into SolidWorks

Import STL files into SolidWorks

by Charles Culp, SWtuts.com This tool can be used to import *.es, *.3ds, *.ply, *.stl, *.obj, *.qobj, *.dae, *.asc *.off, *.ptx, *.vmi, *.bre, *.pts, *.apts, *.xyz, *.gts, *.pdb, *.tri, *.x3d, *.x3dv, and *.wrl This technique will allow much larger STL files to be imported into SolidWorks than the native SolidWorks STL import tool. It uses […]

Importing CAD Data

Importing CAD Data

by Ben Eadie, UsingSolidWorks.com How to import CAD data from other programs into SolidWorks.

Advanced Modeling 301

Advanced Modeling 301

by Mark Biasotti, DS SolidWorks Corp. Presented at: SolidWorks World 2010 Mark’s Advanced Modeling 301 is a must-read presentation that covers many of the advanced tools in SolidWorks. Surfacing, modeling, best practices, and some great example files are all included. Mark also did a great job including all of his speaker notes into each page. […]