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  • Your Destination for Complete Design Engineering Solutions2:10

    Your Destination for Complete Design Engineering Solutions

    CAD design and manufacturing can be complicated, especially in industries like aerospace, defense, and automotive. Technologies such as computer aided design, product lifecycle management, and 3D simu

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  • Part Comparison in CATIA V5

    Part Comparison in CATIA V5

    By Amy Rath In CATIA V5, you can compare the same part from two different development stages to see how the design has matured over time. Generally a comparison is performed on the part when it...

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  • Creating and Managing Scenes in CATIA V518:42

    Creating and Managing Scenes in CATIA V5

    Follow along as Technical Trainer, Trisha West, discusses how to create, manage and apply scenes on assemblies in CATIA V5. Also discussed is the difference between full and partial overload modes an

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  • Creo Parametric Tip:  Ruled Based Chain Selection2:00

    Creo Parametric Tip: Ruled Based Chain Selection

    When creating or editing features using Creo Parametric, you may need to select a chain of edges or curves that are related either by tangency or a common vertex. Join Rand 3D Technical Trainer, Natas

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  • Creo Parametric Tip: 2D Box Selection1:36

    Creo Parametric Tip: 2D Box Selection

    Starting in Creo Parametric 4.0, when using an object/action workflow, you can use 2D box selection in combination with the selection filter settings to select only items of the same type related to t

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  • Creo Parametric Tip:  Using CTRL and SHIFT Keys to Select Entities2:10

    Creo Parametric Tip: Using CTRL and SHIFT Keys to Select Entities

    In Creo Parametric, you can use the CTRL and SHIFT keys in the same way you would with a Microsoft Office application, such as Word. • In the main graphics window or the model tree, you can press and

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  • Creo Parametric Tip: Pick From List Selection2:31

    Creo Parametric Tip: Pick From List Selection

    When using Creo Parametric, it is recommended that you review a list of all of the entities that can be queried based on where the cursor is located. One way to query items is to use the Next and Prev

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  • Creo Parametric Tip:  How to Convert Diameter Dimensions to Linear Dimensions1:49

    Creo Parametric Tip: How to Convert Diameter Dimensions to Linear Dimensions

    When detailing a Creo drawing, you can convert a diameter dimension to a linear dimension or convert a linear dimension that denotes diameter of geometry to a diameter dimension. Step 1. Select the

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  • CATIA V5: Clash Analysis Break Down20:52

    CATIA V5: Clash Analysis Break Down

    Performing a static clash in CATIA is a powerful tool that can detect areas of interference, contact and minimum clearance violations. In this video, we break down how to set up, read your clash analy

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  • Detecting Clash in CATIA V5 Kinematic Simulations

    Detecting Clash in CATIA V5 Kinematic Simulations

    By Trisha West By default, CATIA will not alert you to an interference between part files during a Kinematic simulation. Watch as 3 methods of detecting clash are covered in this video, as well as...

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  • Detecting Clash in CATIA V5 Kinematic Simulations14:34

    Detecting Clash in CATIA V5 Kinematic Simulations

    By default, CATIA will not alert you to an interference between part files during a Kinematic simulation. To resolve this, watch as 3 methods of detecting clash are covered in this video, as well as a

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  • Happy New Year from Rand 3D!0:20

    Happy New Year from Rand 3D!

    Wishing you much success as we enter a new year and new decade!

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  • Creo Parametric 5.0 Update from 4.0

    Creo Parametric 5.0 Update from 4.0

    Learn the topics covered in the Creo Parametric 5.0 Update from 4.0 course from Rand 3D.

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  • CATIA Course Offerings

    CATIA Course Offerings

    See a listing of all the classes Rand 3D offers for CATIA V5 and ENOVIA.

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  • Distance and Band Analysis

    Distance and Band Analysis

    By Amy Rath The distance and band analysis is a great function to measure the minimum distance or to see if your product is meeting a minimum and maximum distance requirement. The icon is located...

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  • CATIA V5 Tip: DMU Sectioning exported curve and its limitations in accuracy

    CATIA V5 Tip: DMU Sectioning exported curve and its limitations in accuracy

    By Trisha West Join Rand 3D Technical Trainer, Trisha West, as she demonstrates the limitations of the DMU Sectioning exported curve, how to adjust the accuracy with internal settings, and...

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  • CATIA V5 Tip:  DMU Sectioning exported curve and its limitations in accuracy13:21

    CATIA V5 Tip: DMU Sectioning exported curve and its limitations in accuracy

    Technical Trainer, Trisha West, demonstrates the limitations of the DMU Sectioning exported curve, how to adjust the accuracy with internal settings, and comparing these setting to the GSD's (Generati

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  • CATIA Tip: How to measure the inside volume of a container with CATIA V5

    CATIA Tip: How to measure the inside volume of a container with CATIA V5

    The following video tutorial shows how to measure the inside volume of a container using CATIA V5. More information on this subject can be found in the Rand 3D CATIA V5 Advanced Part Design 3-day...

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  • Measuring the inside volume of a container with CATIA V517:01

    Measuring the inside volume of a container with CATIA V5

    The following video tutorial shows how to measure the inside volume of a container using CATIA V5. More information on this subject can be found in the Rand 3D CATIA V5 Advanced Part Design 3-day t

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  • AeroMobil Case Study:  Redefining personal transportation with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform2:28

    AeroMobil Case Study: Redefining personal transportation with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

    AeroMobil uses Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform not only to manage the lifecycle of its vehicle and to help ensure regulatory compliance but also to find the best design before physical protot

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  • CATIA V6 Assembly Design Expert

    CATIA V6 Assembly Design Expert

    Learn the topics covered in the CATIA V6 Assembly Design Expert course from Rand 3D.

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