Tutorials on Basic Mechanical Design Calculations (part-1) Nowadays lots of software tools are available in the market to take care of lengthy calculations. In most cases a mechanical design engineer only needs to provide input and the software tools give the output in desired format. These tools definitely help to drastically reduce the design time.
Creating P&ID Using AutoCAD Piping and instrumentation diagram (P&ID) is used extensively in process industries. This article will describe the procedure for creating P&ID using AutoCAD.
Common File Types for 3D CAD Software Today there are various CAD software packages available in the market, using all different file formats. Learn about the specialties of different CAD file formats and how the data can exchanged between different packages.
3D Modeling and ProE vs. Solidworks Two of the most popular 3D modeling applications used in industry today are ProE and Solidworks. Having used both of these, there really is not a clear winner about which software is better. Each has it's strengths and each has it's weaknesses.