Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic – PLC Card Template Uncloaked

Written by: Cheri Guntzviller, Electrical Application Specialist Have you tried the using the SOLIDWORKS Schematic automatically-generated PLC drawings in your project? These symbols for the PLC are automatically generated with a template. Are you ok with these symbols, but would … Continue reading

Importing Sheet Metal into SOLIDWORKS

Written by: Ryan Cole, Application Engineer Check out my video below for a brief overview of one of the many methodologies of taking imported data and turning it into a SOLIDWORKS Sheet Metal part.     Get more info on sheet … Continue reading

Fillet Blending Options… They’re Not Just for “Rounds” Anymore!

Written by: Darin J. Grosser, CSWE I’m Darin @ DASI, and THIS is a SOLIDWORKS – Two Minute Tech Tip!! “Fillets” and “Rounds” For as long as I can remember, the terms “Fillet” and “Round” have been pretty interchangeable, but with … Continue reading

Hands Off PDF Conversions

Written by: Bryce Hooper, Application Engineer We all want to take tedium out of our day. Creating PDF copies of drawings for those without SOLIDWORKS can be a daunting task some days. But there is hope if you have PDM Professional!

Taking SOLIDWORKS Schematic on the Road

Written by: Cheri Guntzviller, Electrical Application Specialist Are you a Controls Engineer that also is a Field Engineer? If you are using SOLIDWORKS Schematic, is it tied to your server at the office but you need it on the road … Continue reading