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Setting Up Your SOLIDWORKS Simulation Template

Written by: Shaun Bentley, Application Engineer If you are tired of repeatedly changing settings for every new Simulation study you create, you may want to consider going to your Default Options (see below) and making a few customizations. With a … Continue reading

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Troubleshooting 101

Written by Shaun Bentley, Application Engineer When trying to simulate complex assemblies with STATIC analysis, things can get tricky. You might encounter various errors when meshing or running the study. Frequently, simplifying the model can help to reduce or eliminate … Continue reading

How Do I Know My Mesh Is Good Enough?

Written by Shaun Bentley, Application Engineer Strictly speaking, there is no rigorous way of knowing for sure that the mesh you have chosen yields a good result, but the following techniques are some of the most popular ways that I … Continue reading

Making Virtual Simulation (FEA) Pay: It’s all in the bottom line

Written by: Dave Leahy, Simulation Product Manager Simulation tools are traditionally the most popular add-on tools for SOLIDWORKS users because they have the ability to impact the time and quality metrics in a product development organization and can often mean … Continue reading

5 Quick Tips to Make Simulation Match Physical Testing

Written by: Shaun Bentley, Application Engineer 1: Start simple, but smart. If you are newer to Simulation, you may be tempted to take whatever model you have and throw it directly into the software. Experienced users may roll their eyes … Continue reading