What’s New In SolidWorks 2015?

SolidWorks 2015 is LIVE! If your subscription service on your SolidWorks software is current, you will be receiving SolidWorks 2015.

Below is a link to download the complete SolidWorks 2015 What’s New Guide.


Below is another link with the Top 10 New Features in SolidWorks 2015.




8th annual TraceParts Design Competition

Design Contest

Challenge: Draw a place or monument in 3D that best represents your country, using CAD or image editing software.

How to Enter: draw a place or monument in 3D that best represents their country, using CAD or image editing software.

How to Win: All the entries will be published on www.traceparts.com, and the best design will be revealed on Dec. 24, 2014. Participation in this competition is anonymous, and the winner will be contacted by the TraceParts team to be awarded the prize for 2014.

Read More: http://www.traceparts.com/news-and-events/2014-press-releases/pr18112014/?utm_source=TP-banner-home&utm_medium=Self-Recruitment&utm_campaign=PR18112014&utm_content=EN

Texas Student 3D Prints a Laser Engraving Machine for Under $50

Electrical engineering student from LeTourneus University, named Tyler Alford, has taken 3D printing to a whole new level.

Alford, who currently works in an university lab building and maintaining 3D Printers, has already printed and constructed aRepRapPro Huxley, a Rostock Mini Pro, and a homebrew cartesian similar to theTaz 4.

Instead of 3D printing another 3D printer, a technology he obviously already had more than enough access to, Alford decided that he needed a laser engraver. Rather than running out to a store, or searching online to buy one, he decided that he’d try and 3D print one.

Read More: http://3dprint.com/27678/3d-printed-laser-engraver/