Solidworks

 

 

  • In order to quickly update your knowledge of the current capabilities of Solidworks, please view this video:

Solidworks 2018

  • A more detailed description of Solidworks’ Simulation feature can be viewed here:

Solidworks Simulation Data Sheet

  • Our first exercise will be using Solidworks Simulation.  A more detailed video that displays Solidworks Simulation’s capabilities can be viewed here:

Solidworks Simulation Video

  • Before using Solidworks Vibration Analysis, you should review the theory in order to understand what the software is actually doing for you, as shown here:

Vibration Analysis

  • Vibration Analysis in Solidworks

https://www.sdcpublications.com/pdfsample/978-1-63057-159-7-4.pdf

  • An example of what the automatic generated reports look like is shown here:

Solidworks Simulation Xpress Report

  • Tutorials on SimulationXpress are given here:

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-SIMX-0001/

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-SIMX-0002/

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-SIMX-0003/

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-SIMX-0004/

  • How to use Flow Simulations can be seen here:

https://my.solidworks.com/reader/wpblogstech/2016%252F11%252F2d-airfoil-multiparametric-optimization-flow-simulation.html/2d-airfoil-multiparametric-optimization-in-flow-simulation

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Flow_Basis_of_CAD_Embedded_CFD_Whitepaper

 

  • Tutorials on how to use Solidworks FloXpress can be seen here:

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-FLOX-0001/

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-FLOX-0002/

https://my.solidworks.com/training/lessonviewer/18-ENG-FLOX-0003/

 

  • A tutorial on FlowExpress, using the Heat Transfer option can be seen here:

https://youtu.be/B69EkHYei2A

https://www.solidworks.com/sw/simulation-heat-transfer-confirmation.htm

 

 

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  • Sustainability Resources:

https://www.solidworks.com/sw/resources/getting-started-sustainability.htm

https://www.solidworks.com/sustainability/sustainable-design-guide/ch1-introduction-terminology.htm

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  • Costing Resources:

https://www.solidworks.com/sw/resources/videos/SOLIDWORKS-Costing2.htm

https://my.solidworks.com/training/master/256/introduction-to-costing-machining

  • Additional Videos on Advanced Solidworks capabilities can be seen here:

https://my.solidworks.com/training/master/846/design-guidance-in-solidworks-xdesign

https://my.solidworks.com/training/master/303/simulationxpress-running-a-study-and-analyzing-results

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3qgxkNE-N8

http://help.solidworks.com/2018/english/SolidWorks/cworks/c_Meshing_Tips.html

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