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Revit 2016 - Collaboration for Revit 2016 is Available
The 2016 version of C4R (Collaboration for Revit) is available now. Click this to download or click the image for an overview You'll need to visit your Subscription page to access the download to install it. Look at the Services page and it should be listed among whatever services you are entitled to. If you don't see it then you'll have to sort out your A360 account first. This is the video they offer at the online help documentation site to expla [more...]
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2015 Manny Award Winners
3DVision Technologies Customers Win Multiple Manny Awards Congratulations to all the 3DVision Technologies customers who were named 2015 Manny Award winners. The Manny Awards are committed to recognizing the manufacturing industrys greatest accomplishments, and in doing so will honor local companies for their innovation and best practices. Winners of this prestigious award have exemplified accomplishments in […] The post 2015 Manny Award Winners appear [more...]
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Dassault Systèmes announces commercial availability of its human heart simulation
The simulator means the model of the human heart can be used in a number of different scenarios - in this case, for exploring using a VR set-up Representing the advances of its Simulia simulation modelling software on the 3DExperience platform, Dassault Systmes has announced the commercial availability of its Living Heart Project. A scientifically accurate 3D simulator of a four-chamber human heart, it is the first product of its kind. The success o [more...]
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Meet Argentina's 10-year-old self-taught SOLIDWORKS star
When Hernan Malleret began working at home parttime he never expected SOLIDWORKS would become a full-time interest for his 10-year-old son Tomas. Hernns inquisitive son would often stand near his fathers workstation fixated on the design work transpiring before his … Continued Author information Mike Fearon Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS. Video game world champion and whisky advocate. I like tu [more...]
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Did You Know? PTC Creo 3.0 Enhancements: 3D Thickness in PTC Creo Parametric
In the past, youd have to take multiple measurements or use add-on software to ensure your wall thicknesses were reliable. But with the new Measure 3D Thickness tool, you can quickly check where you model meets or fails to meet your minimum and maximum thickness requirements. Heres how it works [more...]
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A Closer Look at the CAD User Interface Design in the New Avengers: Age of Ultron Movie
When it comes to speculating about what a user experience might be like in the future, it's only natural to look towards the big screen to see what millions of... Read A Closer Look at the CAD User Interface Design in the New Avengers: Age of Ultron Movie at SolidSmack [more...]
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Freebie: 'Smart' CINEMA 4D plugins 4 free
Click Here for More Info Smart Tween Easing Transitions for Maxon Cinema 4D Smart Tween is a XPresso Node thats brings easing equations to C4D. Using easing transitions it is easy to create curve based motions with lifelike acceleration and/or deceleration. Smart Tween handles everything for you - just set a start- and endpoint, a duration and pick an easingtype. Click Here for More Info on Smart Tween Smart Stairs Smart Stairs is a Python ba [more...]
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Czech Republic Educators Connect SOLIDWORKS Students to Global Competitions & Industry 
Last week I found myself Wenceslaus Square, city center of Prague, Czech Republic. The Velvet Revolution of November/December 1989 created a new country with students ready to compete on a global stage. Josep Maley and Veronika Kubnov SOLIDWORKS Value Added … Continued Author information Marie Planchard Director of Education Portfolio, SolidWorks at Dassault Systemes SolidWorks Corporation Marie Planchard is Director [more...]
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First Look: Mastercam X9
The Solid Disassembly feature can reorientate and lay out all the part bodies in an assembly onto a single plane The latest version of Mastercam - X9 - has been fully revealed, offering a swathe of upgrades and improvements for its machining capabilities. A new Multiaxis Link toolpath allows users to link multiple toolpaths together to create a safe linking move between them and can be used for any combination of 3-5 axis toolpaths. With the growt [more...]
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Gerber adds 3D visualisation to its pattern cutting technology
Despite this tiny image, the viz new add on for AccuMark 10 should give designers a better idea of materials fit and flow Gerber Technology is adamant that virtual sampling is the future for garment and material products design, as it launches its own 3D visualisation technology for AccuMark 10 , its pattern design software. Gerbers 3D solution is leveraging 3D graphics and animation technology from open source simulation engine Blender, more commonl [more...]
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Solid Edge Tips and Tricks #10
1) How do I insert grounded parts at the origin of an assembly file? The first part inserted into a new assembly is by default grounded and placed at the origin. To place other grounded parts into an existing assembly at the origin of the file, you can use two methods: 1. Go to the Part Library tab and while holding the CTRL key, double click the part file. This will place and ground the part at the origin. 2. In a Windows Explorer window, right clic [more...]
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The Radinn Wakejet Is the Closest We've Ever Gotten to Riding Over Water on a Hoverboard
Although we've been seeing an increase in electric skateboard options as of late, few have really taken off to become go-to modes of transportation - yet. However, when it comes... Read The Radinn Wakejet Is the Closest We've Ever Gotten to Riding Over Water on a Hoverboard at SolidSmack [more...]
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3DPrint.com: Incredible Fully Functional 3D Printed Motorcycle Unveiled at RAPID 2015
"As the world begins to come to grips over the fact that someone has already 3D printed a fully functional car, and that surgeons from across the globe have been able to successfully implant 3D printed structures into the human body, everyday seems to bring us yet another new surprise from within the 3D printing space. One [… [more...]
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Designs by Melinda Looi on TODAY and FOX & Friends
Earlier this year , we took you behind the scenes to experience the innovation and design behind multi-award winning fashion designer Melinda Loois fully 3D-printed collection entitled GEMS OF THE OCEAN. This breathtaking collection not only captivated those in attendance for its debut at Meckler Medias 3D Print Week New York, but has since been ... Tags:  3D-printed fashion , Melinda Loo [more...]
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Freebie: Plexus and Cinema 4D Integration - Free Project Files
Plexus is a Next Generation 3D Particle System Plug-in and Rowbyte has posted 2 tutorials, complete with C4D project files, on integrating Plexus and Cinema 4D.  Click here to see the post & get the project files. Walking Man from C4D Import a cool walking man animation and create abstract Plexus structures using an OBJ File Sequence! Download the project files   Particle Trails using C4D Lights The following tutorial explains the process of usin [more...]
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Whitehouse Post Cuts Details Film 'Rebel'
Editor Kate Owen of Whitehouse brought her expertise to a fashion film for Details that takes viewers on a stop-motion tour through New Yorks underworld [more...]
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Smith Micro Introduces Anime Studio 11
ALISO VIEJO, CA   The Productivity and Graphics group of Smith Micro Software, Inc. has announced the latest version of its Anime Studio software, designed to streamline production for studios and professional artists who create complex animations [more...]
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Freeie: Sci-Fi Room for Cinema 4D
This science fiction based interior was created by Anibal Diaz, and is free for personal or commercial use.  Also, check out this other free Sci Fi 3D room by Remco at the Pixel Lab. Download the free C4D 3D Sci-fi room environment here. Learn more | Purchase MAXON Cinema 4D   [via Toolfarm.com [more...]
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Yesterday
What's new in AutoCAD 2016: New features roundup
Let's see the summary of AutoCAD 2016 new features. There are some interesting enhancements in this release! Do you like it [more...]
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Sensopia introduces MagicMeasure app for iPhone and iPad
With MagicMeasure anyone can simply measure distances, surfaces or volumes from a picture. Take a picture, then simply touch objects on the picture to see their dimensions appear!. Measure distances/surfaces on walls and floors, or more complex 3D objects and calculate volumes [more...]
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Delcam to show how to boost productivity at MENE
At the new Manufacturing & Engineering North East exhibition, Delcam will show how its software and services can help manufacturing companies to increase productivity, improve quality and reduce lead times [more...]
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Edgecam 2015 R2 | A Step Forward For Milling, Turning and Wire EDM
Edgecam 2015 R2 A Step Forward For Milling, Turning and Wire EDM The latest release of Edgecams game-changing manufacturing software contains a number of important new and enhanced items of CAD and CAM functionality for milling, turning, and wire EDM. Highlights include an upgrade to the multi spindle lathe set up [more...]
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How to Hack Google Glass Into Looking Less Terrible in 16 Steps with Casey Neistat
Since hitting the YouTube scene a handful of years ago, filmmaker and storyteller extraordinaire Casey Neistat has created everything from ad campaigns for the likes of Nike and Mercedes-Benz to... Read How to Hack Google Glass Into Looking Less Terrible in 16 Steps with Casey Neistat at SolidSmack [more...]
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Always room to innovate the old
So many new ideas, concepts and inventions happen daily that sometimes we forget innovation can happen right under our noses. We continue to use old methods, processes or tools to accomplish what we need to accomplish without a thought about it. There is always room for innovation [more...]
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AIA 2015 Convention and Expo
This article takes a closer look at the BIM applications, extensions, and conceptual design tools that were exhibited at the recent AIA convention held in Atlanta. These include the upcoming releases of Vectorworks and ArchiCAD, a new SEPS to BIM plug-in for importing intelligent health objects into SketchUp or a BIM application, Revit add-ons from … Continue reading [more...]
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3D Modelling Special Interest Group - May 2015
In this session we looked at creating a bar for a nightclub. This allowed use to look at Extrude Along Path, Extract tool, Create Surface Array, Convert to Line Light, and we added lights and rendered the screen. This session Continue reading visit http://ift.tt/1oggtv [more...]
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CGS Civil 3D Tools: A new customer reflects
CGS Civil 3D Tools: A new customer reflects With 1,675 miles of roads and 200 bridges to maintain (and improve), Washingtons Snohomish County has plenty of work to keep its employees busy. This year, alone, the countys Annual #Construction Plan … Continued The post CGS Civil 3D Tools: A new customer reflects appeared first on 3DA Systems [more...]
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Signing your application modules for AutoCAD 2016 Part 1
This series of posts is one Ive been meaning to write since AutoCAD 2016 started shipping. Thankfully a number of other people have filled the void, in the meantime, so Ive created an appendix of related posts that you can [more...]
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Re-imagine PLM: One Business Process at a Time?
Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins shared her (almost) traditional presentation about internet trends yesterday. The presentation is available here - don't miss that. In my opinion, if you follow technologies, this is "must see" piece of information. Among different topics, there is a whole section of presentation focused on enterprise [more...]
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Revit 2015 Update Release 8 and New Project
When I click New under the Projects (or Family) list on the Recent Files page Revit is opening a new strange page instead of opening the New Project dialog. That's a bit ridiculous... If I rely on the Application Menu > New (Project/Family) the normal dialog appears. So for now avoid relying on the Recent Files page [more...]
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EA078: Creating a Culture of Profitability with June Jewell [Podcast]
Establishing a culture of profitability starts with you, the small firm architect. You need to change the way you think about business and money before you can foster a culture of success for your firm. but when you do, everything else will fall into place. You will have happier staff. You will have happier clients. [… [more...]
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3D Systems to Present at the Stephens 2015 Spring Investment Conference
ROCK HILL, South Carolina May 28, 2015 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it plans to present at the Stephens 2015 Spring Investment Conference on Wednesday, June 3 at 10:00 AM ET at the New York Palace Hotel. A live audio webcast and replay of the presentation will be available on 3DS website under the Investor Relations section at 3DSystems.com/investor . Learn more about 3DS commitment to manufacturing the future today at www.3dsystems.com [more...]
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Thea Render for Rhino
Solid Iris Technologies makers of Thea Render is proud to announce immediate availability of the new Thea for Rhino integrated plugin for industry leading platform McNeel Rhino 5. Thea Render is a powerful physically based biased/unbiased rendering solution that supports GPU accelerated rendering through the use of NVIDIA CUDA technology. The new integration plugin provides direct access of Thea Render physically based rendering features within Rhi [more...]
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Revit 2016 Updates Redux
This morning I gave Autodesk Application Manager (AAM) another chance by removing it and installing it again. It reports a number of things requiring my attention; A360, Navisworks, Revit 2016 Extensions and AutoCAD OSNAP support. That's a bit more encouraging, it seems to be awake at least. In the past it just stopped caring about updates and didn't seem to find any despite Luke telling me otherwise on his blog. The Revit Clinic has since provided a post [more...]
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Rhino job at Marc Newson Ltd
3D CAD Modeller (Rhino) Marc Newson Ltd London, UK May 2015 Marc Newson is one of the most acclaimed and influential designers of his generation. He has worked across a wide range of disciplines, creating everything from furniture and household objects, to bicycles and cars, private and commercial aircraft, yachts, various architectural commissions, and signature sculptural pieces for clients across the globe. Job description [more...]
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Adidas Goes Behind the Design of Their Most Revolutionary Football Boots to Date
When it comes to athletic footwear design, it can be difficult to wade through various marketing campaigns that tout various foot support or material innovations and the actual innovations themselves.... Read Adidas Goes Behind the Design of Their Most Revolutionary Football Boots to Date at SolidSmack [more...]
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The European Commission Visits Materialise's HQ
Tuesday afternoon Materialise was honored to welcome the European Commission Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, Jyrki Katainen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen, and Minister-President of Flanders, Geert Bourgeois to our headquarters in Leuven, Belgium. Greeting them were Materialise CEO, Fried Vancraen, Chairman of the Board, Peter Leys ... Tags:  European Com [more...]
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The Binding Studio is Bringing Back the Lost Art of Making Books by Hand
Although we might have come to take physical books for granted over the years, their presence in an ever-increasing digital world of smartphones and e-readers has led many to reconsider... Read The Binding Studio is Bringing Back the Lost Art of Making Books by Hand at SolidSmack [more...]
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Revit 2015 Update Release 8 and Revit 2016 Service Pack 1
Revit 2015 Update Release 8 is now available from the following page: Autodesk Revit 2015 Update Release 8 This update utilizes a new installer which presents the user with a simplified path to install UR8. This update applies to the [more...]
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GoBoat's eco design takes to summer waters from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Taking to the canals and rivers that make up much of Copenhagen, GoBoat has been set up to provide an environmentally friendly way of touring urban waterways. Carl Kai Rand, the architect and one of the three entrepreneurs behind GoBoat, ensured that sustainability informed the design and choice of materials for the boats. They are made of recycled plastic and the engines are powered by solar batteries, which are charged by the solar cells at the ren [more...]
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SmithMicro Software launches Anime Studio 11 series apps
SmithMicro Software introduces all new Anime Studio Pro 11 with powerful new professional animation features for anime action. Improved Adobe Photoshop integration, frame-by-frame animation options and layer referencing are key big new features [more...]
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Creaform partners with AGT Robotics for automated 3D scanning
The ScanMaster offers 1m area environment for both on-line and off-line inspections As demand for automating 3D processes increases Creaform has partnered with AGT Robotics to produce a 'plug-and-play' option for 3D scanning and inspection. Its ScanMaster dimensional metrology cell enables process control operations in a compact and secure 1m area environment for both on-line and off-line inspections. The system runs a Creaform MetraSCAN 3D optic [more...]
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Challenges Driving the Industrialization of Construction
This post is an excerpt from the paper, Industrialization of the Construction Industry, by Dr. Perry Daneshgari and Dr. Heather Moore of MCA Inc. A monumental and historical study conducted by the National Research Council of the National Academies on behalf of NIST outlined the challenges and obstacles facing the construction industry. Fragmentation of the [… [more...]
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Precision is the jewel of China's 'largest 3D printing bureau'
The manufacturer of high precision 3D wax printers, Solidscape , has announced its strategic agreement with engineering company Kangshuo Group to create one of the world's largest 3D printing bureaus. Kangshuo Group, more known for its work in the energy and power services, will construct four new 3D printing service bureau facilities featuring several hundred Solidscape precision 3D printers to support Chinas fast growing custom jewelry industry. T [more...]
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Other Technology to Watch
HDR is the current buzzword, as the feature story Its an HDR World in the May/June 2015 of CGW details. Yet, despite the headlines from NAB 2015 and those since the conference, there is more news in the video segment of the market than cameras, monitors, and HDR. Indeed, there is other technology in the space making headlines [more...]
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Studios Calling Vancouver Home
The lure of financial advantages, diverse locations, a sophisticated technical infrastructure, and a talented workforce is proving irresistible to film and television studios (see Change in Direction in the May/June 2015 issue of  CGW .) Here we look at some of the facilities that call Vancouver home [more...]
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The Grass is Greener with AJA CION
In a new spot directed by Toronto-based director and cinematographer TJ Derry, an elaborate photosynthesis experiment proves that Scotts EZ Seed fertilizer helps grass grow almost anywhere, including a basement [more...]
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Main Titling Makes History
King and Country (K&C), a full-service, design-centric production company, recently created the main title sequence for Texas Rising, a five-part television miniseries based on the Texas Revolution against Mexico and the birth of the Texas Rangers that premiered on History on Memorial Day, May 25 [more...]
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May 27, 15
Delcam's latest developments for toolmakers at Intermold in Thailand
Delcam will demonstrate the latest developments for toolmakers from its development team, the largest in the CAM industry, at the Intermold exhibition to be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 24th to 27th June [more...]
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