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Tutorial for Designing Engine case

128 33 Expert
This tutorial contains step by step procedure to create engine case using any software, this model especially created using CREO parametric Click here for my other files https://grabcad.com/tutorials/boolean-operations-powercopy-in-catia
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3D Printing Design Guidelines

122 14 Beginner
3D Printing Design Guidelines ~ 9 Steps to consider while design for 3d Printing.
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How do I convert STL graphics to a solid model?

81 22 Beginner
This tutorial will teach you how to convert STL graphics to a solid model in SOLIDWORKS. Try it. It worked for me!
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How to Raise Your GrabCAD Score

65 31 Beginner
Your score on GrabCAD is not terribly important, but it is nice to have a better score, and not be "ranked" dead last on a site with four million users. What can you do to increase your score?
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[VIDEO]Exploded Views Description(Arabic Tutorial)

61 9 Expert
Hello Everybody and Welcome In This Video Tutorial I'll give an Intro. about Exploded Views Also Explain How to Make an Exploded View Using SOLIDWORKS Also Export it into a Drawing and Make Bill of Material Table . I Hope You Enjoy Watching my Tutorial. if you Learned Something New Please Like and Subscribe For more Useful Videos
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A set of guidelines to design a concept car

60 0 Beginner
What are the main steps to design a concept car? The purpose of this tutorial is to provide a guide to support the creative, conceptual and artistic process for imagine next generation cars.
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New approach in designing and modelling an Oil pump using Inventor 2016

58 7 Intermediate
Step by step tutorial videos, showing the easy way of modelling an Oil pump using Inventor 2016, how to create the parts, assemble them and drive gears, new approach make use of most Inventor specs, design center with some new tips & tricks ...
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How to convert CAD files in Workbench

57 28 Beginner
How to convert file formats, such as sldprt and sldasm files, to STEP, IGES, STL, Parasolid (.x_t), ACIS (.sat), JT, or VRML (.wrl)
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Some Keyshot Tips

54 11 Beginner
Keyshot is pretty easy to use, but there are some tips and tricks which can boost the quality of your output. These are some of the tips I've learned. I pass them on to you and hope they give a boost to your rendering abilities. For additional Keyshot and Photoshop tips check out: https://grabcad.com/tutorials/more-keyshot-and-photoshop-tips
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Tutorial how to make engine part 1

53 4 Beginner
Connecting Rod file: http://grabcad.com/library/connecting-rod--15
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How to design a custom Spur Gear (with Equations)

51 19 Beginner
Spur gears are the most common type of gears. They have straight teeth - extruded in one direction - which makes them the easiest to design. Here we'll design a spur gear with equations, where ALL you've got to do is change 2 variables, then ta da... your gear has updated! Note: The Unit system we'll use is cm.
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How to 3D Print Jigs & Fixtures, Part 2: Designing for Print

49 4 Beginner
This is the second part of a four-part tutorial series on how to optimize your manufacturing jigs & fixtures for 3D printing. Today, we'll go over what to do in each design pass as you're optimizing your part, including specific steps to do in your CAD package, your print-preparation tool, and if you're bold, your FEA package. Later installments of this series will deal with FDM material selection and post-processing for jigs & fixtures.
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A SOLIDWORKS face mask with Surfacing

48 12 Expert
A request was posted in the Questions section asking that an STL file be converted to a proper CAD format. I completed the conversion, and received some requests for older versions of the file, or instructions on how to make it. SOLIDWORKS does not do backwards compatibility very well, so here are the steps I took to make this face mask. A SOLIDWORKS 2020 model and Step file can be downloaded here: https://grabcad.com/library/coronavirus-covid-19-mask-request-1
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How to 3D Print Textured Objects Inside Clear Plastic Blocks

46 5 Expert
This walkthrough explains how to print fully textured CAD files encased inside transparent blocks, to help support complex parts, show vistas you never thought possible, or just increase the usability of your full-color models!
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Convert STL (or OBJ) Mesh to SOLIDWORKS Model (NURBS)

45 11 Intermediate
Need to convert an STL (or OBJ) file into a "real CAD model"? There are several tutorials which already exists for this topic. I'm making a new tutorial to give additional information.