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5 Fun Projects for Your 3D Printer

If you’ve had access to a 3D printer for a while, you’ve likely tried plenty of projects like printing calibration cubes to attempt getting just the right amount of extrusion.

January 17, 2019 | Chris Main

5 Tips to Improve Your Surfacing in SOLIDWORKS

Using SOLIDWORKS Surfacing tools can be easier than it seems when you first start learning how to do it, check out these five tips that can help you create advanced-looking geometry without breaking a sweat.

November 29, 2018 | Chris Main

How to Use the Advanced Hole Tool in SOLIDWORKS

Learn how to use the Advanced Hole Tool in SOLIDWORKS to create customized holes and hole callouts for complicated features.

September 10, 2018 | Chris Main

Hybrid Machining with Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing

3D printing and CNC machining work together to conquer challenges from both technologies, and hybrid machines take the concept even further.

August 24, 2018 | Chris Main