SOLIDWORKS is a mechanical design automation software which is a feature based, parametric solid modeling design tool. You can create fully associate 3D solid models with or without constraints while utilizing automatic or user-defined relation to capture design intent. An exploded view shows the relationship or order of assembly of various parts. It shows the […]

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Non-uniform distribution loads

An aluminum storage tank is like partially filled with a fuel of density g = 0.029 lb/in3. The fuel exerts a hydrostatic pressure that varies linearly with depth. A linearly varying pressure (p(y) =gy) is applied to all inner faces of the tank below the fuel surface, where y refers to the vertical and distance […]

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Cost of products is an important factor for a company’s competitiveness and profitability. Both manufacturers and designers could affect product costs, either by deciding the manufacturing methods or the design of products. Right decisions will win orders or sell products, but for right decisions to be taken, quick and accurate cost estimations are needed. To […]

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DraftSight Critical HotFix

Due to an Expired Certificate, all supported Windows versions of DraftSight released from 2012 to 2017 SP0 (both 32bit and 64bit) will not launch and/or will stop running as of March 1st, 2017. A list of the affected products is below. We have made a simple solution available: first, click on this link to be […]

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