Advanced Parts & Assemblies

Master SolidWorks!

Learn advanced ways of creating SolidWorks 2018 models and assemblies. It’s easy to learn and powerful to use. You will discover the real use of custom configurations, using equations to create features, and advanced mates. The list is too long to mention here, but by the end of this course you will be glad you watch it.

The power of configurations, custom part generators, and design tables is just a taste of what you’ll learn from this course. Your training will dive deeper than you might expect, and you’ll find that using sound practices and procedures will make your models and assemblies bulletproof.

There is no better way to streamline your work and improve your skills. You will see advanced topics being used, and you’ll practice them yourself. You’ll get tips and learn tricks that are based in professional use. You will also see each step and we explain why each step is taken. There is no better way to learn.

Advanced Parts & Assemblies Description

It deals with advanced concepts like Configurations, Design Tables, and assemblies. You′ll master Mates of all types, work with mirrored assemblies, sub-assemblies, and many more advanced concepts. You’ll even learn how to work with multi-body part files to quickly and accurately create assemblies. It’s loaded with tips and tricks that go beyond the commands to show you how to productively use SolidWorks.

81 Lessons
8 Hours (480 Minutes)
545 MB

You can also browse through the lessons from the following SolidWorks 2018 courses and watch sample lessons from each course.

SolidWorks 2018: Professional Modeling
SolidWorks 2018: Advanced Parts & Assemblies
SolidWorks 2018: Mechanical Drawings
SolidWorks 2018: Sheet Metal Design
SolidWorks 2018: FEA Made Simple

SolidWorks 2018 
Advanced Parts & Assemblies

Instruction Time: 8 hours
Prerequisite: None

Make your models bulletproof!

Price: $119.95

Price: $109.95

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Key Features:

  • Affordable training for individuals, companies, and educators.
  • Step-by-Step audio/video format.
  • Simply download, install and register.
  • Structured procedures for creating dynamic, editable solid models and assemblies.
  • Tips and tricks that will increase your productivity.
  • Fully indexed so that you can find the lesson you need.
  • Other Features: Metric & English, Adjustable Playback Speed, Full-screen Capabilities

SolidWorks 2018: Advanced Parts & Assemblies

Files and Folders
Custom Materials
Mastering Materials
Custom Color Swatches
Intro to Custom Appearances
Creating Helixes
Helical Threads
Limits to Reusing Sketches
RealView and Scene Display
Introduction to Configurations
Add Configurations
Machined Versions
Comparing Configurations
Configuration Parameters
Material Configurations
Setting Surface Materials
Updating Template Configurations
Derived Configurations
Cast Configurations
Machined Configurations
Parent Child Configurations
Derived Material Settings
Introduction to Design Tables
Design Table Parameters
Parameter Syntax
Blank Design Tables
Select and Rename Dimensions
State Design Table Parameters
Reduce Design Table Memory I
Reduce Design Table Memory II
Importing Excel Files
Introduction to Equations
Equations and Configurations
Feature Parameter Equations
Conditional Statements
Equations and Design Parameters
Direct Input Equations
Custom Assembly Templates
Introduction to Weldments
Modifying Joints and Members

Trim Extend Members
End Caps
Weld Preparations
Exporting Bodies to Assemblies
Fillet Weld Beads
Weld Strategies
Intermittent Welds
Custom Libraries
Custom Profiles
Using Custom Profiles
Degrees of Freedom
Understanding Mate Errors
Mate Type Errors
Mate Strategies
Width Mate
Symmetric Mate
Linear Coupler Mate
Advanced Distance Mate
Advanced Angle Mate
Organizing Assembly Components
Bottom Up Design
Linear Component Pattern
Shortcomings of Bottom Up Design
Middle Out Design
Creating Sub Assemblies
Adding the Toolbox
Building Sub Assemblies
Create Parts from Surfaces
Effective Smart Mates
Advanced Assembly Aspects
Projecting Curves to Surfaces
Cutting With Surfaces
Assemblies into Parts
Using Inserted Parts
Linked Part Files
Details of External References
Split Part Best Practices
Strategy for Multi-Body Modeling

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