For mechanical engineers and designers, holes are one of the most frequently used features in engineering design. They are often used to mount with other components or to support shafts. In model-based definition (MBD) implementations, it is often asked how to dimension and tolerance internal or external diameters in 3D in a way that is similar to 2D drawings. Read more...Read More
Origin News & Events
Come and visit Origin at DASI Solutions, the ASBE Foundation and the Lawrence Tech. Alumni Association for the 4th annual DASI Dream Cruise Open House.
The event will be held in Downtown Pontiac,MI and showcasing a handful of classic and performance cars to keep with the spirit of the Dream Cruise festivities. In addition, their 3D Printing Studio will be open for guests to get up close and personal with additive manufacturing during tours and demonstrations. Stay tuned for Origin's demonstration information.
Rain or shine, come share in the technology, fun, food, and community with all those who are part our DASI family!
Yes, it's true, 2D drawings still work but why not improve and stay ahead of your competition with better product quality. 5 good reasons to use MBD include:Read More
Oboe Wu from SOLIDWORKS discusses setting up for MBD so that you can make the best use of it. Included is installation, licensing (floating), command ribbon bar, shortcut toolbar etc. You definitely want to give this a read through as he has good visuals to explore. Read more.Read More
There is certainly a lot of buzz lately surrounding the topic of the Digital Thread and the Model Base Enterprise (MBE). Those who attended the National Institute of Standards & Technology, MBE Summit 2016 came away with a lot better understanding of the impact these topics are having on industry today.Read More
Origin's Bob Stone co-authored a paper to be presented by Venu Kurella and Dr. Allan Spence of McMaster University on “GPU Accelerated CAD to Inspection Data Deviation Colormap Generation” (Computer Aided Design and Applications, 2016) CAD'16, June 27-29, 2016, Vancouver, BC, CanadaRead More
by David Schlitt, May 18, 2016Read More
The switch from the Autodesk platform to the SOLIDWORKS platform has been a very large step in the evolution of the CheckMate brand. Many of our customers who have switched over have enjoyed the familiarity of the old platform, but with many new and exciting enhancements. This is just the beginning for CheckMate for SOLIDWORKS.Read More
Action Engineering will present an immersive technical training workshop on April 26 & 27, 2016 in the Los Angeles area. Enabling MBD, MBE, PMI, and Digital Enterprise is pertinent to the digital enterprises of the aerospace, defense, automotive, medical, and other product development industries.Read More