Engineering Design with SOLIDWORKS 2020 is written to assist students, designers, engineers and professionals. The book provides a solid foundation in SOLIDWORKS by utilizing projects with step-by-step instructions for the beginner to intermediate SOLIDWORKS user featuring machined, plastic and sheet metal components.
Desired outcomes and usage competencies are listed for each project. The book is divided into five sections with 11 projects.
The author developed the industry scenarios by combining his own industry experience with the knowledge of engineers, department managers, vendors and manufacturers. These professionals are directly involved with SOLIDWORKS every day. Their responsibilities go far beyond the creation of just a 3D model.
Table of Contents
1. Overview of SOLIDWORKS and the User Interface 2. Fundamentals of Part Modeling 3. Fundamentals of Assembly Modeling 4. Fundamentals of Drawing 5. Extrude and Revolve Features 6. Swept, Lofted and Additional Features 7. Top Down Assembly Modeling and Sheet Metal Parts 8. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 9. Intelligent Modeling Techniques