Computer-aided design (CAD) is used by engineers, architects, artists and others to create precise drawings or technical illustrations. CAD software can be used to create two- or three-dimensional models.
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PTC Offers Cloud-Native Simulation in Onshape
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Can't figure out how to integrate high-strength 3D printing into your manufacturing workflow? Try a new perspective. Learn more.
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RhinoCAM 2022 is a fully integrated CAM plug-in for Rhino 6 & 7. VisualCAD/CAM 2022 is an independent CAD and CAM solution from MecSoft.
JPR Releases 2022 Worldwide CAD Report
The architecture, engineering and construction industry achieved a combined annual growth rate of 9%. MCAD grew at a rate of 8%.
Lightweight Structures Iteratively Created and Optimized
The additive manufacturing tool from CoreTechnologie now supports a new approach for the creation, optimization and validation of lattice structures.
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Update Legacy Drawings with GTXRaster CAD 2022 Series
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3D CAD and CAE Catalogs Available in SOLIDWORKS Electrical 3D
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Publish products enable the publishing of 3DEXPERIENCE data directly from within the design application into an interactive 3D PDF document...
Zemax 21.3 Supports Modeling Complex Geometries
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PTC and Volvo Group Form Digital Engineering Collaboration
Volvo Group’s use of PTC technologies to establish a digital thread of connected data to drive productivity across all...
CAD VCL Multiplatform 15 Released
If people would like to test CAD VCL Multiplatform 15, they can download a free trial version.
IMSI Design Releases DesignCAD 2021
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Boston Micro Fabrication microArch S350 3D printer is the newest addition to...
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