Questions tagged [solidworks]

A 3D modelling software from Dassault Systèmes, primarily aimed at engineering processes.

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Create equal spacing inside font/object for my son's LED strip

Good Morning, I am wanting to make a LED sign that uses a 6mm wide led strip with the text "Mi Frijolito", that looks like this, which is 1.5m long and 0.5m wide. . So the main issue I am ...
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How to reverse the direction of fillet in SolidWorks 3D?

I am trying to round corners in my design for better stability as well as more 3D-Print friendly design but I am having big trouble trying to get the effect I want to achieve. See where I am am having ...
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Dynamic 3D models on the web

I'm a software developed posed with a task of rendering a 3D model on the web/mobile app while also being able to allow end-users to change a text embedded in the model. For example, a web page would ...
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Making an image clean with 2 colors only in Photoshop

I'm trying to take an image that was designed in SolidWorks and exported as an AI file and make it two colors only. I'm using a manufacturing process using UV light so the areas I'm cutting away ...
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Cut-list members in simulation [closed]

I created a structure using weldments, but when I do a new static study the cut-list members are in folders. I want to select them all and change them from beams to solid bodies. My question is why ...
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I cannot get the appearance of the body to be shiny in photoviewer 360

I want my object to look like so: I have tried many things including selecting different metals, changing the setting to shiny, changing the scene & more, but it always ends up looking like the ...
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Solidworks: Is it possible to export assembly as vector PDF file? (or EPS?)

I'm relatively new to solidworks and am looking to export my work in the highest possible quality for inclusion in a report (which will ultimately be a PDF). My understanding is that Solidworks is ...
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3ds Max units problem when importing STL file from SolidWorks

I'm trying to import a SolidWorks file (saved as .STL) to 3ds Max. The shape, vertices etc. are importing correctly. But I cannot figure out how to set the units. I made a simple 100mm x 100mx ...
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