SolidWorks Treehouse Setup

Setting up SolidWorks Treehouse

The SolidWorks Treehouse tool often gets overlooked with so many other enhancements and new tools being added to the SolidWorks suite recently. With minimal setup Treehouse is a great way to plan and even reuse assembly structures across multiple engineering projects. This tech tip will cover the basic setup and export of an assembly structure Read more about Setting up SolidWorks Treehouse[…]

CAD Lounge SolidWorks Tech Tip: Workgroup PDM Auto-Create PDF Files

One of the primary advantages to using any PDM system is document control. In any CAD department it is critical to provide production with the correct revision of a drawing to prevent issues. An option in SolidWorks Workgroup PDM that can help any CAD Manager or User with this is the ability to automatically create Read more about CAD Lounge SolidWorks Tech Tip: Workgroup PDM Auto-Create PDF Files[…]

7 Tips for Faster SolidWorks Modeling

1. When adding a dimension to a sketch you can hold down SHIFT while choosing an arc to dimension to the tangent point. Standard Dimension SHIFT to dimension arc 2. Holding down CONTROL while drawing a sketch entity will turn off the automatic relations. This is very useful in complex sketches where SolidWorks might add Read more about 7 Tips for Faster SolidWorks Modeling[…]